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predicate

verb [T]  us   /ˈpred·əˌkeɪt/ fml

predicate verb [T] (STATE)

to state that something is true: [+ that clause] One cannot predicate that the disease is caused by a virus on the basis of current evidence.predicated on If an idea or argument is predicated on something, it depends on the existence or truth of that thing: The sales forecast is predicated on a growing economy.
Translations of “predicate”
in Vietnamese khẳng định…
in Spanish predicado…
in Thai ภาคแสดง…
in Malaysian predikat…
in French prédicat…
in German die Satzaussage…
in Chinese (Traditional) 謂語…
in Indonesian predikat…
in Russian сказуемое…
in Turkish yüklem, yüklem öbeği…
in Chinese (Simplified) 谓语…
in Polish orzeczenie…
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