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speculation

noun [U]
 
 
/ˌspekjəˈleɪʃən/
guesses about something without having enough information to be certain: [+ that] She has dismissed the claims as pure speculation.Guesses and assumptions
Translations of “speculation”
in Korean 추측, 예상…
in Arabic تَخمين…
in Portuguese especulação…
in Catalan especulació…
in Japanese 推測, 憶測…
in Italian congettura…
in Chinese (Traditional) 猜測, 推測,推斷…
in Russian предположение, домысел…
in Turkish tahmin yürütme, spekülasyon, kurgu…
in Chinese (Simplified) 猜测, 推测,推断…
in Polish spekulacje, domysły…
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