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positverb [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.
(Definition of posit from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “posit”
in Chinese (Simplified) 假想,设想…
in Chinese (Traditional) 假想,設想…
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