What does the word prognosis mean?

Usage examples for prognosis

  1. The prognosis is unfavorable. – Common Diseases of Farm Animals by R. A. Craig, D. V. M.
  2. According to the later comment of the financial critics- those writers whose opinions are always interesting, rather, perhaps, than valuable- diagnosis, and not prognosis, being their forte- according to the critics, then, the members of the Combine, patiently biding their time, chanced to hit upon a morning when a well- defined war rumor joined company with a sudden and utterly unexplained drop of five pounds in copper in London. – Loaded Dice by Ellery H. Clark
  3. Prognosis as regards hearing should be guarded at first. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson

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