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conjecture

noun [C/U]  /kənˈdʒek·tʃər/ us  
an opinion or judgment that is not based on proof; a guess: [U] What lay behind the decision is open to conjecture.
conjecture
verb [I/T]  /kənˈdʒek·tʃər/ us  
[+ that clause] Some employees conjecture that it was a money-saving move.
Translations of “conjecture”
in Spanish conjetura, suposición…
in French conjecture…
in German die Mutmaßung…
in Chinese (Traditional) 推測, 猜測, 猜想…
in Russian предположение…
in Turkish varsayım, tahmin…
in Chinese (Simplified) 推测, 猜测, 猜想…
in Polish domysł, przypuszczenie, domysły…
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