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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 prog·nos·tic /prɑgˈnɑstɪk/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 prog·nos·tic /prɑgˈnɑstɪk/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Prog·nos·tic, v. t. To prognosticate. [Obs.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Prog·nos·tic a.  Indicating something future by signs or symptoms; foreshowing; aiding in prognosis; as, the prognostic symptoms of a disease; prognostic signs.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Prog·nos·tic, n.
 1. That which prognosticates; a sign by which a future event may be known or foretold; an indication; a sign or omen; hence, a foretelling; a prediction.
 That choice would inevitably be considered by the country
 as a prognostic of the highest import.   --Macaulay.
 2. Med. A sign or symptom indicating the course and termination of a disease.
 Syn: -- Sign; omen; presage; token; indication.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : of or relating to prediction; having value for making
            predictions [syn: predictive, prognosticative]
      n : a sign of something about to happen; "he looked for an omen
          before going into battle" [syn: omen, portent, presage,
           prognostication, prodigy]