prognostic

(redirected from Prognostics)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia.

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]
References in periodicals archive ?
Customer loyalty issues are more critical than ever to sector domination," explained Tina Weinfurther, President and CEO of NFO Prognostics.
Prognostics conducts the largest and longest-running series of comparative customer satisfaction studies in the IT industry.
Prognostics delivers customer focus research and consultation to Information Technology companies such as Compaq, Oracle, Cisco, Hewlett-Packard, IBM, Microsoft and Novell.
Cassantec's prognostic solution has started to spread worldwide in order to increase customers' equipment utilization and to decrease customers' maintenance costs, while avoiding failure.
We will achieve this by developing a framework allowing Airlines, MROs, OEMs, and Suppliers to share a common understanding of the diagnostic and prognostic health of the aircraft.
Werner Rothenbaecher, senior vice president Technical at Etihad Airways, said: "This represents a leap forward in maintenance prognostics technology and we look forward to realizing the benefits of this deal with Taleris.
14 February 2011 - US-based biotechnology company Sera Prognostics Inc announced on Friday that preliminary analyses of data from a second study of predictive preterm birth biomarkers generally confirmed researchers' earlier results and were able to identify up to 92% of pregnant women who went on to have a preterm birth.
43] Cancer Prognostics and Health Outcomes Unit, University of Montreal Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada;
To help develop this prognostic model concept further, Gebraeel is working with a Virginia-based company, Global Strategic Solutions LLC, to develop embedded diagnostics and prognostics that could predict the probable life remaining of electrical power generation systems on board U.
Anglo-Saxon Prognostics, 900-1100: Study and Texts.
With these companies, IMS is working to advance "infotronics"--the mix of industrial automation, integrated systems, and information technology--for prognostics, near-zero downtime, and ultimately "smart" factory control.