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n. pl. prog·no·ses (-sēz)
a. A prediction of the probable course and outcome of a disease.
b. The likelihood of recovery from a disease.
2. A forecast or prediction: a gloomy prognosis for economic recovery.
[Late Latin prognōsis, from Greek, from progignōskein, to foreknow : pro-, before; see pro-2 + gignōskein, gnō-, to know; see gnō- in Indo-European roots.]
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n, pl -noses (-ˈnəʊsiːz)
1. (Medicine) med
a. a prediction of the course or outcome of a disease or disorder
b. the chances of recovery from a disease
2. any forecast or prediction
[C17: via Latin from Greek: knowledge beforehand]
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n., pl. -ses (-sēz).
1. a forecasting of the probable course and outcome of a disease, esp. of the chances of recovery.
2. a forecast or prognostication.
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|Noun||1.||prognosis - a prediction about how something (as the weather) will develop|
financial forecast - a forecast of the expected financial position and the results of operations and cash flows based on expected conditions
|2.||prognosis - a prediction of the course of a disease|
medical diagnosis - identification of a disease from its symptoms
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noun forecast, prediction, diagnosis, expectation, speculation, projection, surmise, prognostication The physiotherapists' prognosis was that he might walk in six months.
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prognosis[prɒgˈnəʊsɪs] N (prognoses (pl)) [prɒgˈnəʊsiːz] (Med) → pronóstico m
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prognosis[prɒgˈnəʊsɪs] [prognoses] [prɒgˈnəʊsiːz] (pl) n → pronostic m
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prognosis[prɒgˈnəʊsɪs] n (prognoses (pl)) [prɒgˈnəʊsiːz] (Med) → prognosi f inv
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n. pronóstico, evaluación del curso probable de una enfermedad.
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prognosisn (pl -ses) pronóstico
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