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presumably

adverb pre·sum·ably \-blē\

: very likely

Full Definition of PRESUMABLY

:  by reasonable assumption

Examples of PRESUMABLY

  1. <presumably he's going on the trip for business reasons, but we have our doubts>

First Known Use of PRESUMABLY

1846

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