prognostic

  • 1 Prognostic — Prog*nos tic, n. [L. prognosticum, Gr. ?: cf. F. pronostic, prognostic. See {Prognostic}, a.] [1913 Webster] 1. That which prognosticates; a sign by which a future event may be known or foretold; an indication; a sign or omen; hence, a… …

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  • 2 prognostic — PROGNOSTÍC s.n. v. pronostic. Trimis de oprocopiuc, 05.02.2009. Sursa: DEX 98  prognostíc (sil. mf. gnos )/pronostíc (med.) s. n., pl. prognostícuri/pronostícuri Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  PROGNOSTÍC …

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  • 3 Prognostic — Prog*nos tic, a. [Gr. ?. See {Prognosis}.] Indicating something future by signs or symptoms; foreshowing; aiding in prognosis; as, the prognostic symptoms of a disease; prognostic signs. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 4 Prognostic — Prog*nos tic, v. t. To prognosticate. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …

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  • 5 prognostic — index caution (warning), harbinger, indicant, indication, indicator, menace, oracular, precursor …

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  • 6 prognostic — (adj.) c.1600, from M.L. prognosticus, from Gk. prognostikos foreknowing, from progignoskein (see PROGNOSIS (Cf. prognosis)) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 7 prognostic — *foretoken, presage, omen, augury, portent Analogous words: indication, betokening, bespeaking (see corresponding verbs at INDICATE): symptom, *sign, mark, token …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 8 prognostic — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ predicting the likely course of a disease or ailment. DERIVATIVES prognostically adverb …

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  • 9 prognostic — [präg näs′tik] n. [ME pronostike < MFr pronostique < L prognosticum < Gr prognōstikon < progignōskein: see PROGNOSIS] 1. a sign or indication of things to come; omen 2. a forecast; prediction adj. [ML prognosticus < Gr… …

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  • 10 prognostic — I. noun Etymology: Middle English pronostique, from Middle French, from Latin prognosticum, from Greek prognōstikon, from neuter of prognōstikos foretelling, from progignōskein Date: 15th century 1. something that foretells ; portent 2.… …

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  • 11 prognostic — prognosticable, adj. prognostically, adv. /prog nos tik/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to prognosis. 2. predictive of something in the future: prognostic signs and symbols. n. 3. a forecast or prediction. 4. an omen or portent; sign. [1375 1425; (adj …

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  • 12 prognostic — 1. Relating to prognosis. 2. A symptom upon which a prognosis is based, or one indicative of the likely outcome. [G. prognostikos] * * * prog·nos·tic präg näs tik adj of, relating to, or serving as ground for a prognosis <a prognostic sign> …

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  • 13 prognostic — adj. Prognostic is used with these nouns: ↑indicator …

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  • 14 prognostic — /prɒgˈnɒstɪk/ (say prog nostik) adjective 1. of or relating to prognosis. 2. indicating something in the future. –noun 3. a forecast or prediction. 4. a portent or omen. {Latin prognōsticon, from Greek prognōstikon a prognostic; replacing Middle… …

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  • 15 prognostic — prognostika statusas T sritis Kūno kultūra ir sportas apibrėžtis Prognozavimo dėsnių ir metodų mokslas. Prognostikos tikslas – sukurti metodologiją, kuri padėtų didinti prognozavimo metodų ir procedūrų veiksmingumą. kilmė gr. prognōstikos –… …

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  • 16 prognostic — n. & adj. n. 1 (often foll. by of) an advance indication or omen, esp. of the course of a disease etc. 2 a prediction; a forecast. adj. foretelling; predictive (prognostic of a good result). Derivatives: prognostically adv. Etymology: ME f. OF… …

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  • 17 PROGNOSTIC — s. m. T. de Médec. Voyez PRONOSTIC …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • 18 prognostic — 1. adjective Of, pertaining to or characterized by prognosis or prediction. Syn: foretelling, predictive 2. noun a) prognosis …

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  • 19 prognostic — (progh no stik) s. m. Voy. pronostic, qu on dit seul aujourd hui …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 20 prognostic — Synonyms and related words: apocalyptic, augural, auguring, augury, boding, divinatory, fatidic, forecasting, forerunning, foreseeing, foreshadowing, foreshowing, foretelling, foretokening, forewarning, fortunetelling, haruspical, heavy with… …

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