How to say assumption ?

Assumption

[ə'səmpʃən]

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What is the definition of assumption ?

  1. the act of assuming or taking for granted
  2. (Christianity) the taking up of the body and soul of the Virgin Mary when her earthly life had ended
  3. celebration in the Roman Catholic Church of the Virgin Mary's being taken up into heaven when her earthly life ended; corresponds to the Dormition in the Eastern Orthodox Church
  4. the act of taking possession of or power over something
  5. a statement that is assumed to be true and from which a conclusion can be drawn
  6. audacious (even arrogant) behavior that you have no right to
  7. a hypothesis that is taken for granted

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