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epicrisis1

[ih-pik-ruh-sis] /ɪˈpɪk rə sɪs/
noun
1.
a critical study or evaluation.
Origin
< Greek epikrísis a judgment (Compare epikrī́nein to judge, equivalent to epi- epi- + krī́nein to judge); see crisis

epicrisis2

[ep-i-krahy-sis, ep-ee-] /ˈɛp ɪˌkraɪ sɪs, ˈɛp i-/
noun, Medicine/Medical
1.
something that follows a crisis; a secondary crisis.
Origin
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epicrisis

/ˈɛpɪˌkraɪsɪs/
noun
1.
(pathol) a secondary crisis occurring in the course of a disease
Word Origin
C20: from epi- + crisis
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epic rises in Medicine

epicrisis ep·i·cri·sis (ěp'ĭ-krī'sĭs, ěp'ĭ-krī'sĭs)
n.
A secondary crisis in the course of a disease.

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