English-Norwegian translation of postulate

Translation of the word postulate from english to norwegian, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

postulate in Norwegian

factverb postulere
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Definitions of postulate
1. postulate - (logic) a proposition that is accepted as true in order to provide a basis for logical reasoning
  proposition a task to be dealt with; "securing adequate funding is a time-consuming proposition"
  logic reasoned and reasonable judgment; "it made a certain kind of logic"
  bayes' postulate (statistics) the difficulty of applying Bayes' theorem is that the probabilities of the different causes are seldom known, in which case it may be postulated that they are all equal (sometimes known as postulating the equidistribution of ignorance)
  premise, premiss, assumption a statement that is assumed to be true and from which a conclusion can be drawn; "on the assumption that he has been injured we can infer that he will not to play"
1. postulate - take as a given; assume as a postulate or axiom; "He posited three basic laws of nature"
  presuppose, suppose require as a necessary antecedent or precondition; "This step presupposes two prior ones"
  insist, assert assert to be true; "The letter asserts a free society"
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