Definitions for presumptively

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

pre•sump•tiveprɪˈzʌmp tɪv(adj.)

  1. affording ground for presumption:

    presumptive evidence.

  2. based on likelihood or presumption:

    the presumptive heir.

    Category: Law

  3. regarded as such by presumption; based on inference.

  4. pertaining to the part of an embryo that, in the course of normal development, will predictably become a particular structure or region.

    Category: Developmental Biology


Princeton's WordNet

  1. presumably, presumptively(adverb)

    by reasonable assumption

    "presumably, he missed the train"


  1. presumptively(Adverb)

    In a presumptive manner

  2. presumptively(Adverb)

    As is presumed to be the case

Webster Dictionary

  1. Presumptively(adverb)

    by presumption, or supposition grounded or probability; presumably


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