Definition of proclivity in English:


Line breaks: pro|cliv¦ity
Pronunciation: /prəˈklɪvɪti

noun (plural proclivities)


late 16th century: from Latin proclivitas, from proclivis 'inclined', from pro- 'forward, down' + clivus 'slope'.

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