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speculative

adjective

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existing only as an assumption or speculation
  • a speculative explanation of why this ancient pottery was found hundreds of miles from where it was made

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The first known use of speculative was in the 14th century

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“Speculative.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/speculative. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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