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Medical Term:

progress

Pronunciation: prog'res

Definition:

  1. An advance; the course of a disease.
  2. To advance; to go forward; said of a disease, especially, when unqualified, of one taking an unfavorable course.

[L. pro-gredior, pp. -gressus, to go forth, fr. gradior, to step, go, fr. gradus, a step]

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