Definition of diagnostically in English:

diagnostically

adverb

See diagnostic

‘Now we want to combine this technique with measurements of certain Alzheimer-related proteins found in the cerebrospinal fluid, to get an even more diagnostically specific assessment.’
  • ‘However, the substance abuse can trigger or worsen personality disorders, or produce a syndrome that is diagnostically compatible with personality disorders.’
  • ‘Although protoporphyrin was associated with a large proportion of our abnormal measurements, it was not found to be diagnostically useful.’
  • ‘A fistulogram using contrast dye or methylene blue instilled via a perineal sinus or vaginal opening may be diagnostically helpful.’
  • ‘Braude also advised mental health care professionals against a rush to diagnosis, noting that it is preferable and diagnostically more accurate to defer diagnosis until the person is out of danger and has had the opportunity to heal.’

Pronunciation

diagnostically

/ˌdīəɡˈnästək(ə)lē/ /ˌdaɪəɡˈnɑstək(ə)li/