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presupposition

noun [C or U] uk   us   /ˌpriː.sʌp.əˈzɪʃ.ən/
something that you believe is true without having any proof: Your actions are based on some false presuppositions. This is all presupposition - we must wait until we have some hard evidence.
Translations of “presupposition”
in Chinese (Traditional) 推定,推測,假定…
in Chinese (Simplified) 推定,推测,假定…
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