What does diagnose mean?

Definitions for diagnoseˈdaɪ əgˌnoʊs, -ˌnoʊz, ˌdaɪ əgˈnoʊs, -ˈnoʊz

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. diagnose, name(verb)

    determine or distinguish the nature of a problem or an illness through a diagnostic analysis

  2. diagnose(verb)

    subject to a medical analysis


  1. diagnose(Verb)

    To determine the root cause of (a disease).

  2. Origin: Back-formation from diagnosis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Diagnose

    to ascertain by diagnosis; to diagnosticate. See Diagnosticate

British National Corpus

  1. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'diagnose' in Verbs Frequency: #1105

Anagrams for diagnose »

  1. agonised

  2. San Diego


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of diagnose in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of diagnose in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Pilar Ramon-Pardo:

    Clinicians have to be ready to diagnose.

  2. Martin Antony:

    Somebody else might well diagnose this as a different problem than what the authors have.

  3. Keertan Dheda:

    For patients with advanced HIV, it's hard to diagnose what infection they have and it's particularly hard to diagnose TB.

  4. Anna Nakanwagi:

    If you went to a private health facility ... you should [expect] to be able to find somebody who has capacity to diagnose TB.

  5. Andrew Schneider:

    Let's not kid ourselves. Whatever we diagnose, most patients, if they don't die, get well by themselves. Our job is mainly to try to make them feel better do no harm.

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