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After that, the results are combined with the original network to analyze our supposal.
There are, of course, similarities between allegory and supposal, but the latter allows for more narrative freedom because the author doesn't have to maintain strict one-to-one correspondences, like most allegories do.
Bien que manifestant une certaine sympathie pour la condition des femmes suspectees, les officiers de police ne semblent pas avoir non plus le pouvoir d'intervenir quand ils sont appeles sur la scene d'un crime supposal.
Toby and company imprison Malvolio for his supposed misreading, but their supposal turns out to be their own willful interpretation of Malvolio's careful reading of the letter.
It hath fallen out sometimes that both Papists and Protestants, Jews and Turks may be embarked in one ship; upon which supposal I affirm that all the liberty of conscience that ever I pleaded for turns upon these two hinges--that none of the papists, Protestants, Jews or Turks be forced to come to the ship's prayers or worship, nor compelled from their own particular prayers or worship, if they practice any.
The supposal was that some organizational cultures might be more receptive to KM programs than other types.