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Definition of predisposition noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

predisposition

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˌpridɪspəˈzɪʃn//
 
[countable, uncountable] predisposition (to/toward something) predisposition (to do something) (formal)
 
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a condition that makes someone or something likely to behave in a particular way or to suffer from a particular disease a genetic predisposition to liver disease
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