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postulate
used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

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Definition
something assumed as a basis for further logical development; or the proposal of such an assumption
  • But neither my grandmother nor I dared to postulate this theory to my mother, and Dan Needham was clearly untroubled by the ongoing singing lessons, and the ongoing one night away; or else Dan possessed some reassuring piece of knowledge that remained a secret from my grandmother and me.
    p. 111.8

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