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deduceverb [T]

uk   /dɪˈdjuːs/  us   /-ˈduːs/
deducible
adjective uk   /dɪˈdjuː.sɪ.bl̩/  us   /-ˈduː-/ formal
able to be deduced
deductive
adjective uk   us   /dɪˈdʌk.tɪv/
a deductive ​argument deductive ​logic/​reasoning
(Definition of deduce from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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deduceverb [T]

 us   /dɪˈdus/
to ​reach an ​answer by ​thinking about a ​generaltruth and ​itsrelationship to a ​specificsituation: [+ question word] In an ​attempt to deduce what ​happened to the ​jet, ​investigators are ​looking at other ​similarplanes.
(Definition of deduce from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “deduce”
in Spanish deducir…
in Vietnamese suy luận…
in Malaysian simpulkan…
in Thai คาดคะเน…
in French déduire…
in German folgern…
in Chinese (Simplified) 推断,推论…
in Turkish var olan bilgiyi kullanarak bir sonuca varmak, sonuç çıkarmak…
in Russian делать вывод…
in Indonesian memperhitungkan, menarik kesimpulan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 推斷,推論…
in Polish wywnioskować…
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