postulatory

adjective
pos·​tu·​la·​to·​ry | \ -tȯr- -ri \

Definition of postulatory

: involving assumptions : hypothetical

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History and Etymology for postulatory

Medieval Latin postulatorius, from Latin, petitionary, from postulatus (past participle of postulare to postulate) + -orius -ory

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“Postulatory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/postulatory. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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