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prognosticate

 [prog-nos´tĭ-kāt]
to give a prognosis; called also prognose.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

prog·nos·ti·cate

(prog-nos'ti-kāt),
To give a prognosis.
Synonym(s): prognose
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prognosticate

verb To project the outcome of a particular condition based on prior outcomes of similar cases.
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prognosticate

Prognose verb To project the outcome of a particular condition or state
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

prog·nos·ti·cate

(prog-nos'ti-kāt)
To give a prognosis.
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Levin historicizes Nashe's ambivalence regarding dreams to similar effect, arguing that he "has his foot in both worlds, medieval as well as modern," by at once dismissing the prognosticatory power of dreams and assenting to the possibility that the devil used dreams to torment sinners while they slept.