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The word "hypothesis" comes from a Greek word which meant "to suppose." The original word referred to a summary of the plot of a drama.
Another word for 'hypothesis' is an educated guess, which is essentially what a hypothesis is. It is a guess taked from what you assume will happen, given your current knowlege.
One definition for the word hypothesis is "a proposition made as a basis for reasoning, without any assumption of its truth."
No, that is not the correct definition.
A hypothesis is a reasonable answer based on what you know and what you observe.
The Latin word for Hypothesis is Positum.
It is the scientific definition of a guesss.
One that can be tested.
To determine if your hypothesis is right
the root word of hypothesis is hypo
The plural word for hypothesis is hypotheses.
A hypothesis, or group of hypotheses, that is accepted as consistently valid is a theory. Either a hypothesis or a theory can be ultimately disproven. One definition of a theory is an accepted hypothesis.
This is one definition of a hypothesis, an explanation for observed phenomena that can be tested for its correctness or accuracy.