Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • intransitive verb To distinguish or identify (a disease, for example) by diagnosis.
  • intransitive verb To identify (a person) as having a particular disease or condition by means of a diagnosis.
  • intransitive verb To analyze the nature or cause of.
  • intransitive verb To make a diagnosis.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • In pathol., zoöl., and botany, to determine the diagnosis of; ascertain, as a disease, from its symptoms; distinguish; discriminate; diagnosticate.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • verb To ascertain by diagnosis; to diagnosticate. See diagnosticate.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb transitive, medicine To determine the root cause of (a disease).

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • verb determine or distinguish the nature of a problem or an illness through a diagnostic analysis
  • verb subject to a medical analysis

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Back-formation from diagnosis.]

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Back-formation from diagnosis.

Examples

  • In view of the fact that you are clearly not qualified to so diagnose, is it ethical for you to pretend otherwise?

    Balkinization

  • In view of the fact that you are clearly not qualified to so diagnose, is it ethical for you to pretend otherwise?

    Balkinization

  • In view of the fact that you are clearly not qualified to so diagnose, is it ethical for you to pretend otherwise?

    Balkinization

  • In view of the fact that you are clearly not qualified to so diagnose, is it ethical for you to pretend otherwise?

    Balkinization

  • In view of the fact that you are clearly not qualified to so diagnose, is it ethical for you to pretend otherwise?

    Balkinization

  • In view of the fact that you are clearly not qualified to so diagnose, is it ethical for you to pretend otherwise?

    Balkinization

  • In view of the fact that you are clearly not qualified to so diagnose, is it ethical for you to pretend otherwise?

    Balkinization

  • In view of the fact that you are clearly not qualified to so diagnose, is it ethical for you to pretend otherwise?

    Balkinization

  • In view of the fact that you are clearly not qualified to so diagnose, is it ethical for you to pretend otherwise?

    Balkinization

  • In view of the fact that you are clearly not qualified to so diagnose, is it ethical for you to pretend otherwise?

    Balkinization

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