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diagnose
used in Of Human Bondage

6 uses
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Definition
determine or identify the nature of a problem or an illness
  • A few questions, a brief examination, and the diagnosis.
    67-68 — Chapters 67-68 (66% in)
  • This was a large volume in which were written down the name, age, sex, profession, of the patient and the diagnosis of his disease.
    81-82 — Chapters 81-82 (9% in)
  • The diagnosis of dangerous illness would be accepted by one with a laugh and a joke, by another with dumb despair.
    81-82 — Chapters 81-82 (41% in)
  • ...it was grave; it was sad and comic; it was trivial; it was simple and complex; joy was there and despair; the love of mothers for their children, and of men for women; lust trailed itself through the rooms with leaden feet, punishing the guilty and the innocent, helpless wives and wretched children; drink seized men and women and cost its inevitable price; death sighed in these rooms; and the beginning of life, filling some poor girl with terror and shame, was diagnosed there.
    81-82 — Chapters 81-82 (71% in)
  • "You have diagnosed my case, and you think it's very wrong of me to drink absinthe.'
    81-82 — Chapters 81-82 (86% in)
  • Once or twice he made a mistake in diagnosis: (he had never seen a case of measles before, and when he was confronted with the rash took it for an obscure disease of the skin;) and once or twice his ideas of treatment differed from Doctor South's.
    115-116 — Chapters 115-116 (95% in)

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