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prognosis

noun [C]
 
 
/prɒɡˈnəʊsɪs/ (plural prognoses /prɒɡˈnəʊsiːz/) formal
HEALTH a judgment that a doctor makes about a sick person's chance of becoming healthyDisease and illness - general words
FUTURE an opinion about the future of someone or something: The prognosis for economic growth is good.Predicting things and intuition
(Definition of prognosis from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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