What does extrapolate mean?

Definitions for extrapolateɪkˈstræp əˌleɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. generalize, generalise, extrapolate, infer(verb)

    draw from specific cases for more general cases

  2. interpolate, extrapolate(verb)

    estimate the value of

  3. extrapolate(verb)

    gain knowledge of (an area not known or experienced) by extrapolating


  1. extrapolate(Verb)

    To infer by extending known information.

  2. extrapolate(Verb)

    To estimate the value of a variable outside a known range from values within that range by assuming that the estimated value follows logically from the known ones

  3. Origin: From extra + (inter)polate


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of extrapolate in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of extrapolate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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