Rule of thumb synonyms
A standard or principle by which to make a judgment or determine a policy or course of action
A method or tendency in philosophy, originating with C. S. Peirce and William James, that determines the meaning and truth of all concepts by their practical consequences
The process of finding a solution to a problem by trying many possible solutions and learning from mistakes until a way is found.
An unspoken rule.
A standard, rule, or test on which a judgment or decision can be based.
Something that serves as a guide or an example; a guideline.
A conjecture arrived at by guessing.
The definition of a hypothesis is an unproven theory or statement.
Sometimes succeeding and sometimes not.
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