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diagnosisnoun [C or U]

uk   /ˌdaɪ.əɡˈnəʊ.sɪs/ us   /ˌdaɪ.əɡˈnoʊ.sɪs/ plural diagnoses
C2 a judgment about what a particular illness or problem is, made after examining it: "What was the diagnosis?" "Arthritis in both joints." The doctor has made an initial diagnosis. Diagnosis of the disease is difficult in the early stages.

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diagnosisnoun [C/U]

us   /ˌdɑɪ·ɪɡˈnoʊ·sɪs/ plural diagnoses /ˌdɑɪ·ɪɡˈnoʊˌsiz/
the making of a judgment about the exact character of a disease or other problem, esp. after an examination, or such a judgment: [U] Respiratory therapy involves the diagnosis and treatment of breathing disorders.
diagnostic
adjective us   /ˌdɑɪ·ɪɡˈnɑs·tɪk/
The hospital is doing some diagnostic tests to see if they can figure out why she’s running a fever.
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Translations of “diagnosis”
in Arabic تَشخيص…
in Korean 진단…
in Portuguese diagnóstico…
in Catalan diagnòstic…
in Japanese 診断…
in Chinese (Simplified) 诊断…
in Turkish teşhis, tanı…
in Russian диагноз…
in Chinese (Traditional) 診斷…
in Italian diagnosi…
in Polish diagnoza…
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