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Spanish translation of “theory”

theory

noun /ˈθiəri/ (plural theories)
an idea or explanation which has not yet been proved to be correct
teoría
There are many theories about the origin of life In theory, I agree with you, but it would not work in practice.
the main principles and ideas in an art, science etc as opposed to the practice of actually doing it
teoría
A musician has to study both the theory and practice of music.
theoretical /-ˈreti-/ adjective
teórico
an interesting theoretical approach to the issue.
theoretically /-ˈreti-/ adverb.
teóricamente
theorize verb ( ( also theoriseBritish)) to make theories
teorizar
He did not know what had happened, so he could only theorize about it.
theorist noun
teórico
He is a leading theorist in the field of semantics.
(Definition of theory from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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