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Overview of noun presumption

The noun presumption has 4 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (3) given, presumption, precondition

(an assumption that is taken for granted)

2. presumption

((law) an inference of the truth of a fact from other facts proved or admitted or judicially noticed)

3. presumption, presumptuousness, effrontery, assumption

(audacious (even arrogant) behavior that you have no right to; "he despised them for their presumptuousness")

4. presumption

(a kind of discourtesy in the form of an act of presuming; "his presumption was intolerable") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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