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extrapolate

verb [I or T] uk   us   /ɪkˈstræp.ə.leɪt/
to guess or think about what might happen using information that is already known: You can't really extrapolate a trend from such a small sample.
extrapolation
noun [C or U] uk   us   /ɪkˌstræp.əˈleɪ.ʃən/
Translations of “extrapolate”
in Vietnamese ngoại suy…
in Spanish extrapolar…
in Thai นำมาพาดพิง…
in Malaysian menentukan luaran…
in Chinese (Traditional) 推斷, 推知…
in Indonesian meramalkan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 推断, 推知…
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