Definitions for diagnosisˌdaɪ əgˈnoʊ sɪs
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identifying the nature or cause of some phenomenon
The identification of the nature and cause of an illness.
The identification of the nature and cause of something (of any nature).
A written description of a species or other taxon serving to distinguish that species from all others. Especially, a description written in Latin and published.
Origin: From diagnosis, from διάγνωσις, from διαγιγνώσκειν, from διά + γιγνώσκειν.
the art or act of recognizing the presence of disease from its signs or symptoms, and deciding as to its character; also, the decision arrived at
scientific determination of any kind; the concise description of characterization of a species
critical perception or scrutiny; judgment based on such scrutiny; esp., perception of, or judgment concerning, motives and character
Medical diagnosis refers both to the process of attempting to determine or identify a possible disease or disorder, and to the opinion reached by this process. From the point of view of statistics the diagnostic procedure involves classification tests. It is a major component of, for example, the procedure of a doctor's visit.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
The determination of the nature of a disease or condition, or the distinguishing of one disease or condition from another. Assessment may be made through physical examination, laboratory tests, or the likes. Computerized programs may be used to enhance the decision-making process.
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'diagnosis' in Nouns Frequency: #1964
Translations for diagnosis
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- diagnòstic, diagnosiCatalan, Valencian
- diagnose, diagnosticeringDanish
- diagnosis, diagnósticoSpanish
- diagnostic, diagnoseFrench
- 진단, 診斷Korean
- diagnoseNorwegian Nynorsk
- rozpoznanie, diagnozaPolish
- diagnostic, diagnozăRomanian
- диагноз, диагностикаRussian
- dijagnoza, дијагнозаSerbo-Croatian
- teşhis, tanıTurkish
- 診斷, chẩn đoánVietnamese
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