HyperDic: extrapolate

English > 3 senses of the word extrapolate:
VERBcommunicationextrapolate, generalize, generalise, inferdraw from specific cases for more general cases
cognitionextrapolate, interpolateestimate the value of
cognitionextrapolategain knowledge of (an area not known or experienced) by extrapolating
extrapolate > pronunciation
Soundsihkstrae'pahley.t
Rhymesabate ... welterweight: 559 rhymes with eyt...
English > extrapolate: 3 senses > verb 1, communication
MeaningDraw from specific cases for more general cases.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
Synonymsgeneralize, generalise, infer
Narrowerovergeneralize, overgeneraliseDraw too general a conclusion
universalize, universalisemake universal
Broaderreason, reason out, concludedecide by reasoning
Spanishextrapolar, generalizar, inferir
Catalanextrapolar
Nounsextrapolationan inference about the future (or about some hypothetical situation) based on known facts and observations
English > extrapolate: 3 senses > verb 2, cognition
MeaningEstimate the value of.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonyminterpolate
Categorymathematics, math, mathsA science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic / logic of quantity and shape and arrangement
Broadercalculate, cipher, cypher, compute, work out, reckon, figuremake a mathematical calculation or computation
Spanishextrapolar, interpolar
Catalanextrapolar, interpolar
Nounsextrapolation(mathematics) calculation of the value of a function outside the range of known values
English > extrapolate: 3 senses > verb 3, cognition
Meaninggain knowledge of (an area not known or experienced) by extrapolating.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
Categorylogic, logical system, system of logicA system of reasoning
Broaderdeduce, infer, deduct, derivereason by deduction
Spanishextrapolar
Catalanextrapolar
Nounsextrapolationan inference about the future (or about some hypothetical situation) based on known facts and observations

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