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presumption
used in And Then There Were None

3 uses
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Definition
to think of something as true or likely, even though it is not known with certainty
  • I presume they would be lethal if a sufficiently large dose were given.
    p. 186.0
presume = assume
  • Yes, and that colleague, I presume, was momentarily out of touch with you?
    p. 54.0
  • presume = assume
  • You have, I presume, a bathing dress with you?
    p. 187.9
presume = assume
There are no more uses of "presumption" in And Then There Were None.

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