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predisposedadjective

uk   /ˌpriː.dɪˈspəʊzd/  us   /-ˈspoʊzd/
be predisposed to/towards sth to be more ​likely than other ​people to have a ​medicalcondition or to ​behave in a ​particular way: Researchers have ​discovered that the ​children of these ​patients are ​genetically predisposed to ​cancer. The ​president is predisposed towards ​negotiation and ​favours a ​peaceful way of ​resolving the ​crisis.
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