Medical Dictionary


verb pre·dis·pose \ˌprēd-is-ˈpōz\

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 01, 2015
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a period of physiological dormancy
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