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posit

verb [T] uk   /ˈpɒz.ɪt/ us    /ˈpɑː.zɪt/ formal
to suggest something as a basic fact or principle from which a further idea is formed or developed: [+ that] If we posit that wage rises cause inflation, it follows that we should try to minimize them.
Translations of “posit”
in Chinese (Traditional) 假想,設想…
in Chinese (Simplified) 假想,设想…
(Definition of posit from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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