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Diagnosis

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Noun

1. diagnosing, diagnosis

identifying the nature or cause of some phenomenon

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Diagnosis

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noun plural -ses (-siːz)
1. 
a. 
the identification of diseases by the examination of symptoms and signs and by other investigations
b. 
an opinion or conclusion so reached
2. 
a. 
thorough analysis of facts or problems in order to gain understanding and aid future planning
b. 
an opinion or conclusion reached through such analysis
3. 
a detailed description of an organism, esp a plant, for the purpose of classification

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Diagnosis

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nounWord forms: plural ˌdiagˈnoˌses (ˌdaɪəgˈnoʊˌsiz ; dīˌəgnōˈsēzˌ)
1. 
the act or process of discovering or identifying a diseased condition by means of a medical examination, laboratory test, etc.
2. 
a careful examination and analysis of the facts in an attempt to understand or explain something
a diagnosis of the economy
3. 
a decision or opinion based on such examination
4.  Biology
a short scientific description for taxonomic classification

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Diagnosis

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n. pl. di·ag·no·ses (-sēz)
1. Medicine
a. The act or process of identifying or determining the nature and cause of a disease or injury through evaluation of patient history, examination, and review of laboratory data.
b. The opinion derived from such an evaluation.
2.
a. A critical analysis of the nature of something.
b. The conclusion reached by such analysis.
3. Biology A brief description of the distinguishing characteristics of an organism, as for taxonomic classification.

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