[dahy-uh g-no-stish-uh n]
- an expert in making diagnoses, especially a medical doctor.
Origin of diagnostician
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Examples from the Web for diagnostician
"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
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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