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assume
used in Fahrenheit 451

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Definition
to accept something as true without proof
  • And so when houses were finally fireproofed completely, all over the world (you were correct in your assumption the other night) there was no longer need of firemen for the old purposes.
    p. 56.2
assumption = something accepted as true (without knowing for sure)

(editor's note:  The suffix "-tion", converts a verb into a noun that denotes the action or result of the verb. Typically, there is a slight change in the ending of the root verb, as in action, education, and observation.)
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