verb (used without object), misdiagnosed, misdiagnosing.
to make an incorrect diagnosis.
verb (used with object), misdiagnosed, misdiagnosing.
to diagnose erroneously:
to misdiagnose the nation’s ills.
[mis-dahy-uh g-noh-sis] /ˌmɪs daɪ əgˈnoʊ sɪs/
noun, plural misdiagnoses
[mis-dahy-uh g-noh-seez] /ˌmɪs daɪ əgˈnoʊ siz/ (Show IPA)
an incorrect diagnosis.
to diagnose (an illness or problem) wrongly or mistakenly
noun (pl) -ses (-siːz)
the act or an instance of misdiagnosing or being misdiagnosed
misdiagnosis mis·di·ag·no·sis (mĭs-dī’əg-nō’sĭs)
n. pl. mis·di·ag·no·ses (-sēz)
An incorrect diagnosis.
noun 1. a scheme or method of acting, doing, proceeding, making, etc., developed in advance: battle plans. 2. a design or scheme of arrangement: an elaborate plan for seating guests. 3. a specific project or definite purpose: plans for the future. 4. Also called plan view. a drawing made to scale to represent the top […]
noun 1. any member of the kingdom Plantae, comprising multicellular organisms that typically produce their own food from inorganic matter by the process of photosynthesis and that have more or less rigid cell walls containing cellulose, including vascular plants, mosses, liverworts, and hornworts: some classification schemes may include fungi, algae, bacteria, blue-green algae, and certain […]
verb (used with object) 1. to act (a part) sketchily. 2. to act subtly and restrainedly. 3. to understate or de-emphasize; downplay: The ambassador underplayed his role in the peace negotiations. verb (used without object) 4. to leave out of one’s acting all subtlety and enriching detail. 5. to achieve an effect in acting with […]
noun 1. a plot subordinate to another plot, as in a novel. noun 1. a subsidiary plot in a literary or dramatic work 2. an undercover plot