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Agnosis

Definition of the noun Agnosis

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noun

  1. Epistemologically necessary lack of, indifference to, denial or shunning of, or defective knowledge.

Group

Agnosis is a musical group.

  • albums: "Hecate", "A Painful Pattern"

Writings

"Agnosis" is a book by George Pattison.

  • also known as "Agnosis: theology in the void"

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Google previewThe Half-yearly Abstract of the Medical Sciences: Being a Digest of British and Continental Medicine (1845)

And of the Progress of Medicine and the Collateral Sciences by William Harcourt Ranking, Charles Bland Radcliffe, William Domett Stone

agnosis is a matter of considerable difficulty, especially when the posterior portion of the arch is the part affected. The dulness on percussion in deep-seated aneurisms of the arch is somewhat obscure, and is therefore of little service as a ...

Google previewNursing Without Borders (2007)

Values, Wisdom, Success Markers by Sharon Weinstein, Ann Marie T. Brooks

agnosis is a successful clinical initiative, and nursing diagnosis is internationally accepted as a critical step in a systematic and individualized care plan. NANDA nomenclature represents clinical nursing judgments about actual or potential ...

Google previewThe Flaming Sword (1898)

Agnosis means exactly the opposite — without knowledge. An agnostic is a man without knowledge; it is impossible for such a man to teach science. The majority of the modern scientists are agnostics ! The lion-hunters of South Africa have at ...

Google previewTreatment of Offenders and Families (2013)

by Byrgen P. Finkelman

The di— agnosis is a challenging one to make. The most common reason for missing the diagnosis of pedophilia or child molestation is the physician's failure to inquire about deviant sexual thoughts, urges, and behaviors when suspicion ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

Also called agnosis. See also autotopagnosia. -agnosia, -agnosis, suffix meaning '(condition of the) loss of the faculty to perceive': autotopagnosia, paragnosia. - agogue, -agog, suffix meaning 'an agent promoting the expulsion of a (specified) ...

Google previewZondervan Dictionary of Bible and Theology Words (2009)

by Matthew S. DeMoss, J. Edward Miller

agnosis, “no knowledge”). agrapha ...

Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of Abnormal and Clinical Psychology (2017)

by Amy Wenzel

Our ability to move around in and think about space is supported by a range of abilities, including visual sensation and perception, visionguided movement, proprioception, and object recognition (agnosis). Perceptual-motor impairments ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Schizophrenia (2014)

Focus on Management Options by W. Wolfgang Fleischhacker, Ian P. Stolerman

Thus, social and cultural factors have a major influence on the detection and di‐ agnosis of some forms of delusional disorders. Delusion ofreference is often part ofthe above mentioned types ofdelusional disorder. Delusion of reference is ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, Etc. : Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

agnosis. There is no symptom by which the coming out of aphtha can beforetold, though they are common in many fevers; but they are in general a bad symptom, and always signify a very tedious disorder; the dang or is in proportion to the ...

Google previewTaber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2017)

by Donald Venes

The distigmata agnosis is strongly supported by continuous motor unit activity during electromyography and by the presence of autoantibodies (antiglutamic acid antibody). Treatments include benzodiazepines, for comfort, and immunological ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Women and Gender, Two-Volume Set (2001)

Sex Similarities and Differences and the Impact of Society on Gender by Judith Worell

agnosis and psychotherapy with women, translating role-resistant behaviors as pathology and culturally normative female behaviors into illness. 4. attributed women's distress and help-seeking to intrapsychic (internal) causes rather than to ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Women and Gender

agnosis and psychotherapy with women, translating role-resistant behaviors as pathology and culturally normative female behaviors into illness. 4. attributed women's distress and help-seeking to intrapsychic (internal) causes rather than to ...

Google previewThe International Encyclopaedia of Surgery (1884)

A Systematic Treatise on the Theory and Practice of Surgery by John Ashhurst

Dz'agnosis.—The ilio-pelvic abscess has often been mistaken for pelvic peritonitis, and sometimes for ilio-psoas, or psoas abscess. In iliac abscess, the constitutional disturbance is for a time often very slight; it is only after prolonged sufiering ...

Google previewThe Oxford Encyclopedia of American Cultural and Intellectual History (2013)

by Joan Shelley Rubin, Paul S. Boyer, Professor Scott E. Casper

In 2008, the Religious Identification Survey revealed that 12 percent of Americans held agnostic or atheistic views— “agnostic” being from the Greek agnosis, meaning without knowledge—when asked specific questions about the existence of ...

Google previewA Valency Dictionary of English (2004)

A Corpus-Based Analysis of the Complementation Patterns of English Verbs, Nouns and Adjectives by Thomas Herbst, David Heath, Ian F. Roe, Dieter Götz

+ No + to—INF As soon as you get a positive di' agnosis. your mind is put at rest ...

Google previewThe Lupus Encyclopedia (2014)

A Comprehensive Guide for Patients and Families by Donald E. Thomas, Jr.

When your doctor gives you instructions such as medicine changes, what your di- agnosis or problem is, what possible problems could be causing a symptom, or what tests are needed, ask for a written list or recommended literature to read on ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Practical Medicine (1890)

by Sir James Kingston Fowler

agnosis.

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Scrabble value of A1G2N1O1S1I1S1

The value of this 7-letter word is 8 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Anagrams of AGNOSIS

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