Definition of Diagnosing

1. Noun. Identifying the nature or cause of some phenomenon.

Exact synonyms: Diagnosis
Generic synonyms: Designation, Identification
Specialized synonyms: Blood Typing, Medical Diagnosis, Uranalysis, Urinalysis
Derivative terms: Diagnose, Diagnose, Diagnose, Diagnose, Diagnostic

Definition of Diagnosing

1. Verb. (present participle of diagnose) ¹

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Definition of Diagnosing

1. diagnose [v] - See also: diagnose

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Diagnosing

diagnosing (current term)
diagnosis-related group
diagnosis by exclusion
diagnostic anaesthesia
diagnostic audiometry
diagnostic cast
diagnostic diphtheria toxin
diagnostic equipment
diagnostic errors
diagnostic imaging
diagnostic procedure

Literary usage of Diagnosing

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1. The Juvenile Court and the Community by Thomas Dawes Eliot (1914)
"CHAPTER IX THE diagnosing CLINIC THE "preliminary investigation" of juvenile cases ordinarily deals chiefly with social facts. A part of the juvenile court ..."

2. Experimental Tests of Mathematical Ability and Their Prognostic Value by Agnes Low Rogers (1918)
"THE PRACTICAL USE OF THE SEXTET OF TESTS FOR diagnosing MATHEMATICAL ABILITY The object of this sextet of tests is to provide a quick means of diagnosing ..."

3. The Care of Trees in Lawn, Street and Park by Bernhard Eduard Fernow (1911)
"CHAPTER IV diagnosing OF DISEASES UST as the physician finds his greatest difficulty in determining the cause of illness, so the tree doctor, ..."

4. Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature (1907)
"... that Pythagoras was in the habit of diagnosing the characters of candidates for pupilage before admitting them. However, he seems to have discredited ..."

5. The Principles of Acidosis and Clinical Methods for Its Study by Andrew Watson Sellards (1917)
"Ill METHODS OF diagnosing ACIDOSIS Clinical Signs. The state of acidosis is accompanied by certain clinical manifestations one of which is very ..."

6. The Twentieth-century Rural School by Edward Everett Davis (1920)
"CHAPTER II diagnosing THE CASE AND APPLYING THE REMEDY i. ... Rural and village teachers are especially weak in the art of diagnosing community affairs. ..."

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