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prog·nos·tic

(prog-nos'tik),
1. Relating to prognosis.
2. A symptom on which a prognosis is based, or one indicative of the likely outcome.
[G. prognōstikos]

prognostic

(prŏg-nŏs′tĭk)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or useful in prognosis.
2. Of or relating to prediction; predictive.
n.
1. A sign or symptom indicating the future course of a disease.
2. A sign of a future happening; a portent.

prognostic

[prognos′tik]
Etymology: Gk, pro + gnosis, knowledge
pertaining to signs and symptoms that may indicate the outcome of an illness or injury.

prognostic

adjective Referring to a prognosis, see there.

prog·nos·tic

(prog-nos'tik)
1. Relating to prognosis.
2. A symptom on which a prognosis is based, or one indicative of the likely outcome.
[G. prognōstikos]
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