[ self-dahy-uh g-noh-sis ]
/ ˈsɛlfˌdaɪ əgˈnoʊ sɪs /
noun, plural self-di·ag·no·ses [self-dahy-uh g-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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Diagnosis of one's own illness or disease without professional medical consultation.
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