predispose

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French prédisposer

Verb[edit]

predispose (third-person singular simple present predisposes, present participle predisposing, simple past and past participle predisposed)

  1. To make someone susceptible to something (such as a disease).
  2. To make someone inclined to something in advance; to influence.

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Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

predispose

  1. third-person singular past historic of predisporre