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presumption
used in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

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Definition
to think of something as true or likely, even though it is not known with certainty
  • Archibald Nichols, I presume?
    Chapter 33 (38% in)
presume = to assume something is true (without knowing for sure)
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