[dahy-uh g-no-stish-uh n]
- an expert in making diagnoses, especially a medical doctor.
Origin of diagnostician
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"Ah, I see you are something of a diagnostician," said Haynes quietly.The Flying Death
Samuel Hopkins Adams
Surgery: An adjunct, more or less valuable to the diagnostician.The Roycroft Dictionary
It seems to me that the examiner should be an exceedingly able diagnostician and prognosticator.Arteriosclerosis and Hypertension:
Louis Marshall Warfield
He was no diagnostician, and he did not know that Lent was breaking up physiologically in his system.The Voice of the City</p>
Any change in the original diagnosis must be made in writing to the Department of Health and must be confirmed by a diagnostician.The Eugenic Marriage, Volume IV. (of IV.)
- a specialist or expert in making diagnoses
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- A person who diagnoses, especially a physician specializing in medical diagnostics.
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