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“prognosis” in British English

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prognosisnoun [ C ]

uk /prɒɡˈnəʊ.sɪs/ us /prɑːɡˈnoʊ.sɪs/ plural prognoses

(Definition of “prognosis” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“prognosis” in American English

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prognosisnoun [ C ]

us /prɑɡˈnoʊ·sɪs/ plural prognoses /prɑɡˈnoʊˌsiz/

a doctor’s judgment of the likely or expected development of a disease, or a statement of what the likely future situation is:

After successful surgery his prognosis was good.

(Definition of “prognosis” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)