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prone adj.

VERBS be, seem | become | leave sb/sth, make sb/sth Sun removes the oil and wax, leaving the leather prone to cracking.

ADV. especially, highly, particularly, very | increasingly | rather, slightly | notoriously The M40 through Oxfordshire is notoriously prone to fog.

PREP. to She seems very prone to chest infections.

PHRASES accident prone