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hypothesis

noun [C]
 
 
/haɪˈpɒθ.ə.sɪs/ US  /-ˈpɑː.θə-/ ( plural hypotheses)
an idea or explanation for something that is based on known facts but has not yet been proved
假設;假說
Several hypotheses for global warming have been suggested.
已經提出好幾種全球變暖的假設。
Ideas, concepts and theories
Translations of “hypothesis”
in Spanish hipótesis…
in French hypothèse…
in German die Hypothese…
in Russian гипотеза…
in Turkish varsayım, faraziye, hipotez…
in Chinese (Simplified) 假设, 假说…
in Polish hipoteza…
(Definition of hypothesis from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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