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predilection

noun [C] uk   /ˌpriː.dɪˈlek.ʃən/  us   /ˌpred.əlˈek-/ formal
If someone has a predilection for something, they like it a lot: Ever since she was a child, she has had a predilection for spicy food.
Translations of “predilection”
in Chinese (Traditional) 偏愛,偏好…
in Russian пристрастие…
in Turkish aşırı düşkünlük/tutkunluk…
in Chinese (Simplified) 偏爱,偏好…
in Polish zamiłowanie, upodobanie…
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