inference

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inference that if things agree in some respects they probably agree in others analogy
evidence providing only a basis for inference about the fact in dispute circumstantial evidence , indirect evidence
inference from incomplete evidence conjecture
(logic) an inference that follows directly from the proof of another proposition corollary
calculation based on inference dead reckoning , guesswork
inference about the future (or about some hypothetical situation) based on known facts and observations extrapolation
inference of general from specific induction
capacity for rational thought or inference or discrimination intellect , reason , understanding
branch of philosophy that analyzes inference logic
(law) an inference of the truth of a fact from other facts proved or admitted or judicially noticed presumption
inference drawn from misconception subreption
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