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Before that, she was a biology student with a predilection for fungi, and before that a jungle-trained member of the Air Force.Sharon Matola, devoted zookeeper and conservationist, dies at 66|Emily Langer|March 31, 2021|Washington Post
The Bush women were not destined to break the mold — only to maintain it and shape it ever so gently with their own style, personality and predilections.For three generations of Bush women, personal pain and a public spotlight|Jane Eisner|March 19, 2021|Washington Post
“You followed that precedent, and you did so as a jurist rather than following whatever personal predilection might have otherwise guided you or any other member of the panel,” Lee said.Barrett confirmation hearing day three: Barrett declines to say whether it’s wrong to separate migrant children from parents|Derek Hawkins, Seung Min Kim, Ann Marimow, Karoun Demirjian|October 14, 2020|Washington Post
For those with a predilection for immaculately fine and delicate paintings by Botticelli, his Madonna of the Book will satisfy.
They drink too much, their bellies distend, and most possess a predilection for siliconed blondes and themed belt buckles.Let Us Now Praise Famous Rednecks and Their Unjustly Unsung Kin|Allison Glock|August 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He justifies this controversial predilection by explaining, "Drakkar reminds me of me, and I love me."Why Women Want Hollywood Lothario Wilmer Valderrama|Amy Zimmerman|April 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But if you can get past the predilection for alliteration and the teehee!Why We Worship Derek Jeter (Even If He Kinda Sucks at Shortstop)|Robert Silverman|February 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
While playing this more mature role, it appears that Lawrence developed a predilection for all things boudoir.Hollywood's Morning After: Emma Watson’s Pants and More|Amy Zimmerman|January 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Some of them might have a predilection for Germany; but such predilections were subordinate to a stronger feeling.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay
With his usual predilection for fruit, Phil went off and picked a quart of marsh-berries.Gold-Seeking on the Dalton Trail|Arthur R. Thompson
The simple unexaggerated truth is that Chopin had always a predilection for, and felt more at home among, his compatriots.
Liszt gives us all the desirable information as to Chopin's predilection in this respect.
Chopin's predilection for the fashionable salon society led him to neglect the society of artists.