presumptive

[pri-zuhmp-tiv]
adjective
1.
affording ground for presumption: presumptive evidence.
2.
based on presumption: a presumptive title.
3.
regarded as such by presumption; based on inference.
4.
Embryology. pertaining to the part of an embryo that, in the course of normal development, will predictably become a particular structure or region.

Origin:
1555–65; < Late Latin praesūmptīvus. See presumption, -ive

presumptively, adverb
nonpresumptive, adjective
nonpresumptively, adverb
overpresumptive, adjective
overpresumptively, adverb
unpresumptive, adjective
unpresumptively, adverb

presumptive, presumptuous.
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presumptive (prɪˈzʌmptɪv)
 
adj
1.  based on presumption or probability
2.  affording reasonable ground for belief
3.  of or relating to embryonic tissues that become differentiated into a particular tissue or organ: presumptive epidermis
 
pre'sumptively
 
adv
 
pre'sumptiveness
 
n

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Example sentences
And for those who actually fit that presumptive implication--this is a noble
  thought.
There is no qualification for government but virtue and wisdom, actual or
  presumptive.
Warren plans to introduce the presumptive nominees together and then to
  interview each for an hour.
Since the presumptive conclusion is obviously insane, they conclude that the
  premise must be equally insane.
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