• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • adv Congenitally In a congenital manner.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • congenitally In a congenital manner; from birth.
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In literature:

It is the commonest weakness of the congenital criminal.
"The President" by Alfred Henry Lewis
You see, even now I couldn't get rid of him as the drifter, the gutter Hamlet, the congenital howler against fate.
"The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story" by Various
The affection is stated to have been congenital in 4,730 cases.
"Applied Eugenics" by Paul Popenoe and Roswell Hill Johnson
In this case, a condition of priapism seems to have existed almost from birth, owing to congenital phimosis.
"Plain Facts for Old and Young" by John Harvey Kellogg
I suppose there will always be a few congenital criminal types, easily recognizable as such.
"The Status Civilization" by Robert Sheckley
Had Brenton never wavered in his theology, Kathryn would have clung like a limpet to the bed-rock of her congenital Baptist faith.
"The Brentons" by Anna Chapin Ray
This is even more strikingly manifested in the case of congenital idiocy.
"Searchlights on Health: Light on Dark Corners" by B.G. Jefferis
Congenital hernia and hydrocele.
"Surgical Anatomy" by Joseph Maclise
Only it was congenital with Schmitz that he never really showed approval of anything or anybody.
"Working With the Working Woman" by Cornelia Stratton Parker
It seems to me a sign of congenital weakness.
"Black Oxen" by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
The growths are usually congenital; but the smooth, non-hairy moles may be acquired.
"Essentials of Diseases of the Skin" by Henry Weightman Stelwagon
Many a congenital criminal is born in the purple, who shows his moral imbecility in many ways.
"Religion and Lust" by James Weir
We see this form distinctly in congenital idiots.
"Buchanan's Journal of Man, June 1887" by Various
Whatever first caused these "spontaneous" congenital variations affected the reproductive elements quite differently from the individual.
"Are the Effects of Use and Disuse Inherited?" by William Platt Ball
In cases of seduction, the congenital predisposition often plays no more than a secondary part.
"The Sexual Life of the Child" by Albert Moll
The instincts of man are congenital; the arts and industries are acquired by the race and must be learned by the individual after birth.
"Introduction to the Science of Sociology" by Robert E. Park
It is personal, temperamental, congenital.
"Imaginary Interviews" by W. D. Howells
Now, I would like to hear, is this what anatomists call congenital?
"A Day's Ride A Life's Romance" by Charles James Lever
What about the congenitally unsound?
"The Guarded Heights" by Wadsworth Camp
Two broad divisions of arteriosclerosis may be made: (1) congenital, or the result of inherited tendency; (2) acquired.
"Arteriosclerosis and Hypertension:" by Louis Marshall Warfield

In news:

Their etiology is usually congenital, traumatic, or mycotic.
Many aneurysms in the brain result from congenital weakening of the lining of an artery.
Caylee has congenital myopathy which causes her muscles — including her facial muscles used for chewing — to be weak, so she visits the clinic to work on building up those muscles.
CIA's Vulnerability Is Congenital .
Congenitally corrected transposition of the great vessels.
Congenital hip dislocation (CHD) occurs with an incidence of 1.5 per 1,000 births and 8 times more commonly in girls than in boys.
Nasal gliomas are rare, benign, congenital midline tumors made up of heterotopic neuroglial tissue.
A case of congenital fistula from an accessory parotid gland: Diagnosis and treatment.
The author reports a case of congenital fistula from an accessory parotid gland and describes its diagnosis and treatment.
Congenital fixation of the head of the stapes in three family members.
In younger people, a forehead lift can raise congenitally low eyebrows that give the face a sad expression.
Some of them are congenital and some are acquired.
The high frequency of mutations in the cystic fibrosis gene in patients with congenital bilateral absence of vas deferens (CBAVD) has raised the question whether all of them have a genital form of cystic fibrosis.
PARIS – Researchers said they are developing a sonar vision system that enables the congenitally blind to perceive the shape of a face, a house, even words and letters.
Congenital lobar emphysema ( CLE ) A histologic view of the lung parenchyma affected by CLE revealed the characteristically enlarged and overdistended alveoli and rupturing of the interalveolar septae due to the overdistension.

In science:

Chronic diseases or congenital defects of hepatobiliary organs result in depression of BA production. Obstructive jaundice or gallbladder excision completely stops their income to intestine.
Model of pathogenesis of psoriasis. Part 1. Systemic psoriatic process
On congenital intersexes and their diagnosis and therapeutic possibilities. ii.
A Developmental Network Theory of Gynandromorphs, Sexual Dimorphism and Species Formation
Not surprisingly, there exists a vast number of proposed solutions to the measurement problem in the literature (Christian 1996), some of which – the Copenhagen interpretation (Bohr 1935) for example – being almost congenital to quantum mechanics.
Why the Quantum Must Yield to Gravity

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