CET6 TEM8 IELTS GRE 考 研 TOEFL
- hypothesis (n.)
- 1590s, from Middle French hypothese and directly from Late Latin hypothesis, from Greek hypothesis "base, basis of an argument, supposition," literally "a placing under," from hypo- "under" (see sub-) + thesis "a placing, proposition" (see thesis). A term in logic; narrower scientific sense is from 1640s.
- 1. The results confirmed his hypothesis on the use of modal verbs.
- 2. Her study is based on the hypothesis that language simplification is possible.
- 3. We have proved the hypothesis.
- 4. Her hypothesis concerns the role of electromagnetic radiation.
- 5. The new discoveries have falsified that hypothesis.
[ hypothesis 造句 ]