Medical Dictionary

predispose

verb pre·dis·pose \ˌprēd-is-ˈpōz\
pre·dis·posedpre·dis·pos·ing

Medical Definition of PREDISPOSE

transitive verb
:  to make susceptible <malnutrition predisposes one to disease>
intransitive verb
:  to bring about susceptibility <conditions that predispose to infection>
April 20, 2015
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