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congenital


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Congenital  \Con*gen"i*tal\,  a.  [From  {Congenite}.] 
  Existing  at  or  dating  from  birth;  pertaining  to  one  from 
  birth;  born  with  one  connate;  constitutional;  natural;  as  a 
  congenital  deformity.  See  {Connate}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  congenital 
  adj  :  present  at  birth  but  not  necessarily  hereditary;  acquired 
  during  fetal  development  [syn:  {inborn},  {innate}] 




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