assuming

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act of contracting or assuming or acquiring possession of something acquisition
act of assuming or taking for granted assumption
liability for another, person assuming guarantor , surety
exercising by repeatedly assuming a crouching position with the knees bent; strengthens the leg muscles knee bend , squat , squatting
logical fallacy of assuming the conclusion in the premises; begging the question petitio , petitio principii
(photography) the act of assuming a certain position (as for a photograph or portrait) posing , sitting
act of assuming a prostrate position prostration
act of assuming or maintaining a reclining position reclining
(psychiatry) a defense mechanism in which you flee from reality by assuming a more infantile state regression
act of assuming or maintaining a seated position sitting
act of assuming or maintaining a crouching position with the knees bent and the buttocks near the heels squat , squatting
act of assuming or maintaining an erect upright position standing
act or process of assuming management of something takeover
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