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acquired

[ə′kwīrd]
(biology)
Not present at birth, but developed by an individual in response to the environment and not subject to hereditary transmission.
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Persons with a strong family history of cerebral aneurysms or heritable connective tissue disorders, and those at high risk from acquired disorders, are candidates for screening.
The urinary organic acids especially are considered as indicators of organic acidurias associated with various inherited and acquired disorders.
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