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ˈpɒz ɪt

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  1. postulate, posit(verb)

    (logic) a proposition that is accepted as true in order to provide a basis for logical reasoning


  2. situate, fix, posit, deposit(verb)

    put (something somewhere) firmly

    "She posited her hand on his shoulder"; "deposit the suitcase on the bench"; "fix your eyes on this spot"

    furbish up, desexualise, stick, sterilize, ready, put forward, prepare, get, set up, cook, secure, sterilise, bank, gear up, mend, state, make, fasten, fixate, bushel, desexualize, define, specify, postulate, lodge, determine, desex, deposit, touch on, repair, pay back, locate, unsex, situate, limit, wedge, submit, restore, set, fix, pay off, doctor

  3. submit, state, put forward, posit(verb)

    put before

    "I submit to you that the accused is guilty"

    express, put forward, pass on, relegate, fix, put in, resign, tell, take, stir, call down, give in, conjure, state, subject, arouse, bow, bring up, reconcile, accede, conjure up, assert, deposit, raise, render, defer, nominate, present, call forth, put up, invoke, evoke, situate, postulate, submit, say

  4. postulate, posit(verb)

    take as a given; assume as a postulate or axiom

    "He posited three basic laws of nature"

    call for, state, involve, take, ask, need, postulate, put forward, require, fix, necessitate, demand, contend, deposit, situate, submit

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  • Postulat, postulierenGerman
  • postular, postulado, proponerSpanish
  • olettaa, asettaa, ehdottaa, esittääFinnish
  • postuler, avancerFrench
  • किसी स्थिति में रखनाHindi
  • ipotizzare, sostenereItalian
  • ponerenDutch
  • postular, proporPortuguese
  • постулировать, вопрос, предлагать, ставить, постулатRussian
  • anta, förutsätta, postuleraSwedish

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