Translation of "hypothesis" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

hypothesis

noun [ C ] uk /haɪˈpɒθ.ə.sɪs/ us /haɪˈpɑː.θə.sɪs/ plural hypotheses

C2 an idea or explanation for something that is based on known facts but has not yet been proved

假设;假说
Several hypotheses for global warming have been suggested. 已经提出了好几种全球变暖的假说。

(Translation of “hypothesis” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)