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1 postulate /ˈpɑːstʃəˌleɪt/ verb
postulates; postulated; postulating
1 postulate
/ˈpɑːstʃəˌleɪt/
verb
postulates; postulated; postulating
Learner's definition of POSTULATE
[+ object] formal
: to suggest (something, such as an idea or theory) especially in order to start a discussion
2 postulate /ˈpɑːstʃələt/ noun
plural postulates
2 postulate
/ˈpɑːstʃələt/
noun
plural postulates
Learner's definition of POSTULATE
[count] formal
: a statement that is accepted as being true and that is used as the basis of a theory, argument, etc.
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