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prog·nos·ti·ca·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. omen, portent, presage, prognostic, prognostication, prodigynoun

    a sign of something about to happen

    "he looked for an omen before going into battle"

  2. prediction, foretelling, forecasting, prognosticationnoun

    a statement made about the future

  3. prophecy, prognostication, vaticinationnoun

    knowledge of the future (usually said to be obtained from a divine source)

Wiktionary

  1. prognosticationnoun

    A statement about or prior knowledge of the future.

    There are many who believe wholeheartedly in Nostradamus' many prognostications.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Prognosticationnoun

    the act of foreshowing or foretelling something future by present signs; prediction

    Etymology: [Cf. F. prognostication.]

  2. Prognosticationnoun

    that which foreshows; a foretoken

    Etymology: [Cf. F. prognostication.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of prognostication in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of prognostication in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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