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prone

[prǝʊn]

ADJ

  1. (=face down)

  2. (=liable)

Examples from texts

The position in prone decubitus, less often used, also allows for access to both hemithoraces without modifying the placement of the patient on the operating table.
La posición en decúbito prono, menos empleada, permite igualmente el acceso a ambos hemitórax sin modificar la colocación del paciente en la mesa operatoria.
© SEPAR - Sociedad Española de Neumología y Cirugía Torácica
© SEPAR - Sociedad Española de Neumología y Cirugía Torácica
For reasons not fully understood by scientists, the weeks around the vernal equinox are prone to Northern Lights.
Por razones que los científicos aún no comprenden cabalmente, las semanas cercanas al equinoccio vernal son propensas a la aparición de auroras boreales.
"There is a lot of corruption in the 'homelands' governments and they are prone to use much more repression than the central Government, because they are not sensitive to the reactions of the international community.
"Hay mucha corrupción en los gobiernos de los "territorios patrios", que tienen propensi6m a ser mucho más represivos que el Gobierno central, debido a que no se preocupan de las reacciones de la comunidad internacional.
© 2010 Naciones Unidas
© United Nations 2010

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prǝʊnExamples

to be prone — estar postrado (boca abajo)

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ketosis-prone diabetes
diabetes propensa a la cetosis
be prone to
ser propenso a