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assumption

US [əˈsʌmpʃ(ə)n]
UK [ə'sʌmpʃ(ə)n]
  • n.假设;假定;担任;(责任的)承担
  • Web设想;采取;假装
Plural Form:assumptions  
assumption
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n.
1.
[c]
假定;假设a belief or feeling that sth is true or that sth will happen, although there is no proof
an underlying/implicit assumption
暗含的假定
We need to challenge some of the basic assumptions of Western philosophy.
我们有必要向西方哲学的某些基本假设提出质疑。
We are working on the assumption that everyone invited will turn up.
我们假定了每一个人都会应邀出席并正就此作出安排。
It was impossible to make assumptions about people's reactions.
臆断人们的反应是不可能的。
His actions were based on a false assumption.
他的行为基于错误的设想。
2.
[c][u]
~ of sth
(责任的)承担;担任;(权力的)获得the act of taking or beginning to have power or responsibility
their assumption of power/control
他们权力╱控制的取得

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