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hypothesis

noun [C]
 
 
/haɪˈpɒθəsɪs/ ( plural hypotheses /haɪˈpɒθəsiːz/)
a suggested explanation for something that has not yet been proved to be trueIdeas, concepts and theories
Translations of “hypothesis”
in Spanish hipótesis…
in French hypothèse…
in German die Hypothese…
in Chinese (Traditional) 假設, 假說…
in Russian гипотеза…
in Turkish varsayım, faraziye, hipotez…
in Chinese (Simplified) 假设, 假说…
in Polish hipoteza…
(Definition of hypothesis from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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