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Something taken for granted or accepted as true without proof; a supposition:
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  1. Something taken for granted or accepted as true without proof; a supposition:
  2. The act of taking to or upon oneself:
  3. The act of taking for granted:
(Mathematics) An axiom.
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  1. (Mathematics) An axiom.
  2. Something assumed without proof as being self-evident or generally accepted, especially when used as a basis for an argument:
  3. A fundamental element; a basic principle.
(Logic) Something self-evident that can be assumed as the basis of an argument
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  1. (Logic) Something self-evident that can be assumed as the basis of an argument
(Logic) One of the propositions in a deductive argument.
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  1. (Logic) One of the propositions in a deductive argument.
  2. A previous statement or assertion that serves as the basis for an argument
  3. A proposition upon which an argument is based or from which a conclusion is drawn.
Something supposed; assumption; hypothesis
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  1. Something supposed; assumption; hypothesis
  2. The act of supposing.
A belief or principle that guides action or assists comprehension or judgment:
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  1. A belief or principle that guides action or assists comprehension or judgment:
  2. The branch of a science or art consisting of its explanatory statements, accepted principles, and methods of analysis, as opposed to practice:
  3. Abstract reasoning; speculation:
A proposition that is maintained by argument.
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  1. A proposition that is maintained by argument.
  2. A dissertation advancing an original point of view as a result of research, especially as a requirement for an academic degree.
  3. In Hegelian philosophy, the initial, least adequate phase of development in dialectic
Find another word for presupposition. In this page you can discover 8 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for presupposition, like: assumption, postulate, postulation, premise, supposition, theory, thesis and reason.