The role of genes in causing a predisposition for cancer during this time of life is unknown and warrants intensive research.
She says men who kill women they love have a predisposition for violence and an archaic attitude toward women in their lives.
When was the first time I realized this was beyond a predisposition to anxiety?
predisposition pre·dis·po·si·tion (prē'dĭs-pə-zĭsh'ən)
The state of being predisposed.
A condition of special susceptibility, as to a disease.