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assumptions

noun
plural of assumption

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something taken as being true or factual and used as a starting point for a course of action or reasoning
  • the widespread assumption that violent entertainment leads to violent behavior in children
  • your argument is faulty because it's based on erroneous assumptions

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“Assumptions.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/assumptions. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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