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Definitions for hypothesize
haɪˈpɒθ əˌsaɪz, hɪ-hy·poth·e·size

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. speculate, theorize, theorise, conjecture, hypothesize, hypothesise, hypothecate, supposeverb

    to believe especially on uncertain or tentative grounds

    "Scientists supposed that large dinosaurs lived in swamps"

Wiktionary

  1. hypothesizeverb

    to hypothesise

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  1. hypothesize

    To hypothesize means to form a tentative explanation or supposition about something, which serves as a starting point for further investigation. It involves making an educated guess or assumption that can be tested through research or experiments, serving as a fundamental step in the scientific method.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hypothesize in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hypothesize in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of hypothesize in a Sentence

  1. Jason Pradarelli:

    However, in today’s environment of team-based, multidisciplinary patient care, it is reasonable to hypothesize that transformational leadership styles that encourage surgical team members to put forth extra effort and improve their communication and cooperative behaviors might optimize patient outcomes after surgery.

  2. Wang Min:

    The well-preserved tail feathers in this new fossil bird provide great new information about how sexual selection has shaped the avian tail from their earliest stage, the complexity we see in Yuanchuavis's feathers is related to one of the reasons we hypothesize why living birds are so incredibly diverse, because they can separate themselves into different species just by differences in plumage and differences in song.

  3. Nicola Lindson-Hawley:

    We hypothesize that you get it all out of the way in one go [by quitting abruptly]. In the gradual group, because they were put through it in a gradual way, they lost the motivation.

  4. Lisanne Blauw:

    The function of brown fat tissue is to burn fat to generate heat, which is important to prevent a decline in body temperature during cold exposure. Therefore, we hypothesize that brown fat plays a role in the mechanism underlying the association between outdoor temperature and diabetes, in warmer climates, brown fat may be less activated, which may causally lead to insulin resistance and diabetes.

  5. Madelaine Atteberry:

    From this specific locality, they collected approximately 420 mammal fossils — and our paper is only the second to publish a new' condylarth' species from this collection, we hypothesize that there are more new species to be identified from this locality.

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