Thursday, November 29, 2012

Prognosis

Prognosis [ prog-NOH-sis ]
 noun ]
 MEANING :
 1. diagnosis or forecast of what the probable outcome, especially that of a disease, may be
2. prophecy or prediction
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The prognosis was good and a complete recovery was predicted.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 With more global warming in store, researchers said, the prognosis is grim for the Arctic's so-called perennial sea ice, which is the ice that survives through the summer.