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Word: extrapolation

Definition: projection; conjecture; V. extrapolate: infer (unknown information) from known information


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::: quizzical - curious; suggesting puzzlement (without saying); questioning; teasing; mocking; bantering; Ex. quizzical glance
::: mundane - worldly as opposed to spiritual; everyday; of the ordinary; Ex. mundane existence; CF. world
::: bereavement - state of being deprived of something valuable or beloved; state of being bereaved or bereft
::: incandescent - strikingly bright; shining with intense heat; emitting visible light when heated; Ex. incandescent light bulb; CF. candle
::: eclipse - darken; extinguish; outshine; surpass; cause an eclipse
::: brink - edge (at the top of a cliff); Ex. on the brink of the Grand Canyon
::: tautological - needlessly repetitious; Ex. ``It was visible to the eye''; N. tautology: needless repetition of the same sense; statement that is always true
::: steep - soak; saturate; Ex. steep the fabric in the dye bath; ADJ: precipitous
::: pious - devout; religious; N. piety
::: abbreviate - shorten