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    hypothesis

    hypothesis - Dictionary definition and meaning for word hypothesis

    Definition
    (noun) a proposal intended to explain certain facts or observations Definition
    (noun) a tentative insight into the natural world; a concept that is not yet verified but that if true would explain certain facts or phenomena
    Synonyms : possibility , theory
    Example Sentence
    • a scientific hypothesis that survives experimental testing becomes a scientific theory
    • he proposed a fresh theory of alkalis that later was accepted in chemical practices
    Definition
    (noun) a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence
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