Definition of 'assumption'
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Very Common. assumption is one of the 4000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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British English: assumption NOUN
If you make an assumption that something is true or will happen, you accept that it is true or will happen.
I wrote as I did on the assumption that no one but myself would ever read it.
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