[ self-dahy-uhg-noh-sis ]
/ ˈsɛlfˌdaɪ əgˈnoʊ sɪs /
noun, plural self-di·ag·no·ses [self-dahy-uhg-noh-seez]. /ˈsɛlfˌdaɪ əgˈnoʊ siz/.
the diagnosis of one's own malady or illness.
the capability of an electronic system to detect and analyze an error or malfunction within itself.
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OTHER WORDS FROM self-diagnosisself-di·ag·nos·ing, adjectiveself-di·ag·nos·tic [self-dahy-uhg-nos-tik], /ˈsɛlfˌdaɪ əgˈnɒs tɪk/, adjective
Words nearby self-diagnosis
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Example sentences from the Web for self-diagnosis
Mention has already been made, in speaking of Lenau's pathological traits, of his confirmed habit of self-diagnosis.Types of Weltschmerz in German Poetry|Wilhelm Alfred Braun
But the objective of this book is to improve the general reliability of a person's self-diagnosis and self-understanding.When You Don't Know Where to Turn|Steven J. Bartlett
Medical definitions for self-diagnosis
Diagnosis of one's own illness or disease without professional medical consultation.
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