Extrapolated is defined as to have estimated, hypothesized or speculated.verb
An example of extrapolated is to have estimated final numbers from a preliminary chart.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
Variant of extrapolate
- Statistics to estimate or infer (a value, quantity, etc. beyond the known range) on the basis of certain variables within the known range, from which the estimated value is assumed to follow
- to arrive at (conclusions or results) by hypothesizing from known facts or observations
- to speculate as to consequences on the basis of (known facts or observations)
Origin: L extra (see extra-) + (inter)polate
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