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  1. List of paraphrases for "assumptions":

    hypotheses, presumptions, suppositions, assumption, hypothesis, postulates, hypotheticals, scenarios, premises, guesses, scenario, alleged

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  1. Michel Foucault:

    The work of an intellectual is not to mould the political will of others; it is, through the analyses that he does in his own field, to re-examine evidence and assumptions, to shake up habitual ways of working and thinking, to dissipate conventional familiarities, to re-evaluate rules and institutions and to participate in the formation of a political will (where he has his role as citizen to play).

  2. Stanley Weiss:

    We expect that at some time it will help diminish the spread of COVID-19, based on the assumptions that persons who are infected and recover will have protective immunity, however, with SARS, data suggested protective immunity was of limited duration. Thus, the precise temporal dynamics may prove very important. For example, there could be recurrent waves. We hope with COVID-19, but do not yet know that they wont become re-infected.

  3. Carla Perissinotto:

    We have to be careful to not make assumptions too quickly and assume they're bad prescribers, because it could be the opposite.

  4. John Kennedy:

    I wish they would talk, but I think it's deeper than that, tell me that there was a time that Leader McConnell actually legislated, and Leader McConnell debated, and Leader McConnell offered amendments, and Leader McConnell considered -- sometimes reconsider -- Leader McConnell assumptions after hearing the arguments of people who disagree with Leader McConnell.

  5. Larry Levitt:

    She makes some assumptions about how effectively healthcare costs could be contained that may not pan out.

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    An antonym for the term "ductile"
    • A. pliable
    • B. intractable
    • C. malleable
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