- A critical or analytical study, evaluation, or summing up, especially of a medical case history.
- (rhetoric) A quotation followed by a commentary.
- A commentary or annotation of a text.
- (historical) A Roman census in Egypt related to the determination of liability for poll tax.
From Ancient Greek ἐπίκρισις (epikrisis, “determination, decision; judgment, award”)
- Something that follows a crisis; a secondary crisis, especially of a disease.
epi- + crisis