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

 prog·nos·ti·ca·tion /(ˌ)prɑgˌnɑstəˈkeʃən/

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

 prog·nos·ti·ca·tion /-ˌnɑstəˈkeʃən/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Prog·nos·ti·ca·tion n.
 1. The act of foreshowing or foretelling something future by present signs; prediction.
 2. That which foreshows; a foretoken.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a sign of something about to happen; "he looked for an omen
           before going into battle" [syn: omen, portent, presage,
            prognostic, prodigy]
      2: a statement made about the future [syn: prediction, foretelling,
      3: knowledge of the future (usually said to be obtained from a
         divine source) [syn: prophecy, vaticination]