|Origin:||congenitus, from com- ( COM-) + genitus (past participle of gignere; GENITAL)|
Related topics: Illness and Disability
con‧gen‧i‧tal [usually before noun]
a congenital medical condition or disease has affected someone since they were born:
a congenital defect
a congenital quality is one that has always been part of your character and is unlikely to change:
He's a congenital liar.
her congenital inability to make decisions