congenital


congenital
congenital [kən jen′ə təl]
adj.
[< L congenitus, born together with < com-, together + genitus: see GENITAL]
1. existing as such at birth [a congenital disease]
2. existing as if inborn; inherent [a congenital cheerfulness]
SYN.- INNATE
congenitally
adv.

English World dictionary. . 2014.

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