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English definition of “predisposition”

predisposition

noun [C] uk   /ˌpriː.dɪ.spəˈzɪʃ.ən/ formal us  
the state of being likely to behave in a particular way or to suffer from a particular disease: She has an annoying predisposition to find fault. There is evidence that a predisposition to(wards) asthma runs in families.
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