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postulate
used in Brave New World

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Definition
something assumed as a basis for further logical development; or the proposal of such an assumption
  • He became rather technical; spoke of the abnormal endocrine co-ordination which made men grow so slowly; postulated a germinal mutation to account for it.
    p. 15.5
  • But you've got to stick to one set of postulates.
    p. 236.4

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