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predicate

verb [T]  /ˈpred·əˌkeɪt/ fml us  

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 Spanish predicado…
in French prédicat…
in German die Satzaussage…
in Chinese (Traditional) 謂語…
in Russian сказуемое…
in Turkish yüklem, yüklem öbeği…
in Chinese (Simplified) 谓语…
in Polish orzeczenie…
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