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Categories: Scientific method, Hypotheses, Wikipedia articles incorporating text from the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica, Philosophy of science, Articles with short description
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hypothesis  possibility  theory
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A tentative insight into the natural world; a concept that is not yet verified but that if true would explain certain facts or phenomena WordNet 3.0
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A tentative insight into the natural world; a concept that is not yet verified but that if true would explain certain facts or phenomena WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
A hypothesis is a proposed explanation for a phenomenon. Wikipedia
A tentative conjecture explaining an observation, phenomenon, or scientific problem that can be tested by further observation, investigation, and/or experimentation. OmegaWiki
A thing possible; that which may take place or come into being. Wiktionary
A thing possible. Wiktionary (translation)
A coherent statement or set of ideas that explains observed facts or phenomena and correctly predicts new facts or phenomena not previously observed, or which sets out the laws and principles of something known or observed; a hypothesis confirmed by observation, experiment etc. Wiktionary
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A scientific hypothesis that survives experimental testing becomes a scientific theory WordNet 3.0
He proposed a fresh theory of alkalis that later was accepted in chemical practices WordNet 3.0
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