a combining form meaning “knowledge,” used in the formation of compound words: prognosis.

Words nearby -gnosis

Origin of -gnosis

< Latin -gnōsis < Greek; see gnosis
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British Dictionary definitions for -gnosis


n combining form

(esp in medicine) recognition or knowledgeprognosis; diagnosis

Derived forms of -gnosis

-gnostic, adj combining form

Word Origin for -gnosis

via Latin from Greek: gnosis
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