supposit

noun
sup·​pos·​it | \ səˈpäzə̇t \
plural -s

Definition of supposit

: an individual that is philosophically substance or subject

called also suppositum

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History and Etymology for supposit

New Latin suppositum, from Latin, neuter of suppositus, past participle of supponere to place under

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“Supposit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/supposit. Accessed 25 May. 2022.

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