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Synonyms for assumption

Synonyms for assumption

Synonyms for assumption

a statement that is assumed to be true and from which a conclusion can be drawn

the act of taking possession of or power over something


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celebration in the Roman Catholic Church of the Virgin Mary's being taken up into heaven when her earthly life ended

(Christianity) the taking up of the body and soul of the Virgin Mary when her earthly life had ended

audacious (even arrogant) behavior that you have no right to

the act of assuming or taking for granted

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And so it is with the Assumption Convent High School Class of 1967 that is commemorating its 50th year jubilee this year.
Therefore, holding opinions based on unchecked assumptions may lead to ineffective habits in mind and in practice, yet these habits remain normal to an unsuspecting person.
History is replete with examples of assumptions that were neither tested and validated nor balanced with a branch plan to execute if the assumptions proved incorrect.
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Its CFO, Chris Nagel, CPA, told the JofA in the April article on Black-Scholes that he preferred the lattice model because of its exceptional ability to capture assumptions about options' term and volatility.
The practitioner is also expected to evaluate the reasonableness of any assumptions or representations used in constructing the opinion's conclusions.
In addition, other important teaching objectives can also be emphasized, such as how to interpret scatterplots and correlation, evaluating the tenability of assumptions, writing null and alternative hypotheses associated with hypothesis tests, and reporting and interpreting confidence intervals and p-values.
Thai-Tang's job as head of Advanced Product Creation is to go beyond the platform capability studies that determine how many derivatives can be built off a single base, beyond the external market data within which new market segments hide, and reconcile the business equation with the hardware assumptions and the design assumptions with the bill of process.
Finally no-lapse illustrations should advise buyers to look at current-assumption products as well because, as a trade-off for the guarantee, those products may provide a greater death benefit under acceptable assumptions, allow more premium flexibility and build greater cash value.
We investigated unjustified assumptions made by students when proving geometric statements.
They must establish cash flow projections and make assumptions about interest rates and other future events.