Terminators: Wordplays for Ideas & Insights
Learn to Discern: Diagnosis
Diagnosis means to identify a
disease from its symptoms and signs. It comes from the Greek
'diagignoskein' meaning to distinguish, from 'dia-' meaning through or
across, and 'gignoskein' meaning to know. Gignoskein is a root for the
Latin 'gnoscere' or 'noscere' meaning to come to know. Related words
include gnostic, agnostic, ignore, knowledge and know.