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assume
used in All Quiet on the Western Front

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Definition
to accept something as true without proof
  • Unfortunately it [Himmelstoss's system to prevent bed-wetting] accomplished nothing because the first assumption was wrong: it was not laziness in either of them.
    Chapter 3 (76% in)
assumption = something accepted as true (without proof)

(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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