Translation of "extrapolate" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ɪkˈstræp.ə.leɪt/ us /ɪkˈstræp.ə.leɪt/

to guess or think about what might happen using information that is already known

You can’t really extrapolate a trend from such a small sample.
extrapolation noun uk /ɪkˌstræp.əˈleɪ.ʃən/ us /ɪkˌstræp.əˈleɪ.ʃən/

(Translation of “extrapolate” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /ikˈstræpəˌleit/

(formal) to use already known facts about one thing to make a guess about what will happen in the future or about another thing

Mercury levels specific to these fish were not available and instead were extrapolated from fish with similar feeding patterns.
extrapolation /ikˈstræpəˈleiʃən/ noun


(Translation of “extrapolate” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)