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Hypothetical Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

  • based on hypothesis; "a hypothetical situation"; "the site of a hypothetical colony"

Definitions from Wiktionary

  • a hypothetical possibility, circumstance, statement, proposal, situation, etc.; "consider the following, just as a hypothetical"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Hypothetical'

  • Hypothetical astronomical object: A hypothetical astronomical object is an astronomical object (such as a star, planet or moon) that is believed or speculated to exist but whose existence
  • List of hypothetical Solar System objects: This article is about hypothetical Solar System objects in astronomy. For hypothetical Solar System objects not recognized by science, see Planetary objects
  • Hypothetical species: postulated, but owing to a lack of evidence they can only be regarded as hypothetical extinct species. They have caused confusion, as they may have been a
  • Hypothetical star: scientifically accepted hypothetical star types. For stars in religion, see Stars proposed in religion (disambiguation). For other hypothetical astronomical objects
  • Hypothetical moon of Mercury: of Mercury in 2011 and 2013. Hypothetical astronomical object Claimed moons of Earth Mercury's Moon. "Hypothetical Planets". Paul Schlyter. 2009
  • Hypothetical mood: Hypothetical mood (abbreviated HYP) is an epistemic grammatical mood found in some languages (for example Lakota) which indicates that while a statement
  • Hypothetical syllogism: In classical logic, hypothetical syllogism is a valid argument form which is a syllogism having a conditional statement for one or both of its premises

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* Never answer a hypothetical question. - Moshe Arens

* Hypothetical questions get hypothetical answers. - Joan Baez

* What if this weren't a hypothetical question - Unknown

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