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-gnosis

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

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

-gnosis

n combining form
  1. (esp in medicine) recognition or knowledgeprognosis; diagnosis
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Derived Forms-gnostic, adj combining form

Word Origin

via Latin from Greek: gnosis
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