hypothesize

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hypothesis +‎ -ize

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hypothesize (third-person singular simple present hypothesizes, present participle hypothesizing, simple past and past participle hypothesized)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) To believe or assert on uncertain grounds.
    Synonyms: hypotheticate, guess

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