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prognostic

prog·nos·tic

prognostic

 
pronunciation:
prag na stihk
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of, pertaining to, or serving as a prognosis.
definition 2: foretelling; predictive.
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a foretelling sign; omen.
similar words:
omen, sign
definition 2: an indication or symptom on which to base a medical prognosis.
Word Parts
The word prognostic contains the following parts:
pro-2 Greek prefix that means before
synonyms:
pre-
antonyms:
post-
 
gnos, gnosis, gnom, -gnomy Greek root that means know, knowledge
synonyms:
cogn, cognit, gnor