Definitions of diagnosing

n identifying the nature or cause of some phenomenon

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blood typing
determining a person's blood type by serological methods
medical diagnosis
identification of a disease from its symptoms
uranalysis, urinalysis
(medicine) the chemical analysis of urine (for medical diagnosis)
differential diagnosis
a systematic method of diagnosing a disorder (e.g., headache) that lacks unique symptoms or signs
medical prognosis, prognosis, prospect
a prediction of the course of a disease
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designation, identification
the act of designating or identifying something

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