Skip to Content

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]

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.

Hide