(Law) The inference that a fact exists, based on the proved existence of other facts
To imagine; to believe; to receive as true.
A statement that explains or makes generalizations about a set of facts or principles, usually forming a basis for possible experiments to confirm its viability.
The definition of a supposition is an assumption.
An attack; an assault:
To make an estimate or conjecture:
(Law) A court's formal, usually written statement explaining its reasons for its decision in a case.
To make a supposition; suppose or believe:
A final arrangement or settlement, as of a treaty.
The act or an instance of suspecting something on little or no evidence:
To accept as true, particularly without absolute certainty (i.e., as opposed to knowing)
To come to a decision or agreement:
To infer from a general principle; reason deductively:
To speculate as to consequences on the basis of (known facts or observations)
(--- Law) To hear and decide on in a court of law:
To opine is to share your thoughts or opinion.
To rely too much (on or upon), as in taking liberties
To believe to be bad, wrong, harmful, questionable, etc.; distrust
(Countable) Reckoning, estimate.
Familiarity, awareness, or understanding gained through experience or study:
A method of determining quantity, capacity, or dimension. Several systems of measurement exist, each one comprising units whose amounts have been arbitrarily set and agreed upon by specific groups. While the United States Customary System remains the most commonly used system of measurement in the United States, the International System is accepted all over the world as the standard system for use in science.
To ask questions.
Wonder is defined as to want to know something, feel amazement, or be curious.
Speculate is to buy or sell land or other investments that are high risk, with the goal to make a very big profit.
A judgment, result, etc. arrived at by guessing
The branch of a science or art consisting of its explanatory statements, accepted principles, and methods of analysis, as opposed to practice:
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