Definition of deduce
- deduce their lineage
I can deduce from the simple observation of your behavior that you're trying to hide something from me.
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draw a conclusion;
: to use logic or reason to form (a conclusion or opinion about something) : to decide (something) after thinking about the known facts
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to pay off by making regular payments
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