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English definition of “infer”

infer

verb [T]     /ɪnˈfɜːr/ (present participle inferring, past tense and past participle inferred) formal
to guess that something is true because of the information that you have: [+ (that)] I inferred from the number of cups that he was expecting visitors.Concluding and deducing
(Definition of infer verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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