Presupposition definition

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An assumption made beforehand; a preliminary conjecture or speculation.
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The act of presupposing.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
presupposition
Plural:
presuppositions

Origin of presupposition

  • From Latin presuppositio, from the past participle stem of praesupponere (“to presuppose").

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