diathesis

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

di·ath·e·sis

noun \dī-ˈath-ə-səs\
plural di·ath·e·ses \-ˌsēz\

Definition of DIATHESIS

: a constitutional predisposition toward a particular state or condition and especially one that is abnormal or diseased
di·a·thet·ic \ˌdī-ə-ˈthet-ik\ adjective

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