extrapolation

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From extrapolate +‎ -ation Morphologically extrapolate +‎ -ion

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Noun[edit]

extrapolation (countable and uncountable, plural extrapolations)

  1. (mathematics) A calculation of an estimate of the value of some function outside the range of known values.
  2. An inference about some hypothetical situation based on known facts.
  3. (music) The diametric opposite of interpolation.

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French[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

extrapolation f (plural extrapolations)

  1. extrapolation

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Noun[edit]

extrapolation c

  1. an extrapolation; inference of a hypothetical situation.

Declension[edit]

Declension of extrapolation 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative extrapolation extrapolationen extrapolationer extrapolationerna
Genitive extrapolations extrapolationens extrapolationers extrapolationernas

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