|a bone in the human leg extending from the pelvis to the knee, that is the longest, largest, and strongest in the body; thighbone.|
|the first or innermost digit of the foot of humans and other primates or of the hind foot of other mammals; great toe; big toe.|
prognosis prog·no·sis (prŏg-nō'sĭs)
n. pl. prog·no·ses (-sēz)
A prediction of the probable course and outcome of a disease.
The likelihood of recovery from a disease.
A medical prediction of the future course of a disease and the chance for recovery.
Note: Prognosis is often used as a general term for predicting the unfolding of events: “The governor said that the prognosis for the state's financial future is bleak.”