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Meaning of "conjectural" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CONJECTURAL

conjectural  [kənˈdʒɛktʃərəl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CONJECTURAL

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Conjectural is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES CONJECTURAL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Conjecture

A conjecture is a proposition that is unproven. Karl Popper pioneered the use of the term "conjecture" in scientific philosophy. Conjecture is contrasted by hypothesis, which is a testable statement based on accepted grounds. In mathematics, a conjecture is an unproven proposition that appears correct.

Definition of conjectural in the English dictionary

The definition of conjectural in the dictionary is involving or inclined to conjecture.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CONJECTURAL


acupunctural
ˈækjʊˌpʌŋktʃərəl
agricultural
ˌæɡrɪˈkʌltʃərəl
architectural
ˌɑːkɪˈtektʃərəl
conjunctural
kənˈdʒʌŋktʃərəl
contractural
kənˈtræktʃərəl
cultural
ˈkʌltʃərəl
fractural
ˈfræktʃərəl
horticultural
ˌhɔːtɪˈkʌltʃərəl
infrastructural
ˌɪnfrəˈstrʌktʃərəl
interjectural
ˌɪntəˈdʒɛktʃərəl
macrostructural
ˌmækrəʊˈstrʌktʃərəl
manufactural
ˌmænjʊˈfæktʃərəl
microstructural
ˌmaɪkrəʊˈstrʌktʃərəl
multicultural
ˌmʌltɪˈkʌltʃərəl
nonstructural
ˌnɒnˈstrʌktʃərəl
pictural
ˈpɪktʃərəl
structural
ˈstrʌktʃərəl
substructural
sʌbˈstrʌktʃərəl
superstructural
ˌsuːpəˈstrʌktʃərəl
ultrastructural
ˌʌltrəˈstrʌktʃərəl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CONJECTURAL

conj.
conject
conjecturable
conjecturably
conjecturally
conjecture
conjecturer
conjee
conjoin
conjoined twins
conjoiner
conjoint
conjointly
conjugable
conjugal
conjugality
conjugally
conjugant
conjugate
conjugated

WORDS THAT END LIKE CONJECTURAL

antinatural
arboricultural
bicultural
caricatural
cross-cultural
intercultural
natural
nomenclatural
nonagricultural
postural
prefectural
preternatural
rural
scriptural
sculptural
silvicultural
sociocultural
supernatural
textural
the supernatural
viticultural

Synonyms and antonyms of conjectural in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «CONJECTURAL»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «conjectural» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of conjectural

Translation of «conjectural» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CONJECTURAL

Find out the translation of conjectural to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of conjectural from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «conjectural» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

推测
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

conjetural
570 millions of speakers

English

conjectural
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

मान लिया
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

تخميني
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

предположительным
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

conjectural
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আনুমানিক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

conjectural
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ramalan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

mutmaßlich
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

推測
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

추측
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Conjectural
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

sự phỏng đoán
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

யூகத்தின்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कल्पनाशून्य
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

tahmini
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

congetturale
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

hipotetyczne
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

можливим
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

conjunctural
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

εικαστικά
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

vermoedelik
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

conjectural
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

conjectural
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of conjectural

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CONJECTURAL»

The term «conjectural» is normally little used and occupies the 114.693 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CONJECTURAL» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about conjectural

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CONJECTURAL»

Discover the use of conjectural in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to conjectural and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Reading Cusanus: Metaphor and Dialectic in a Conjectural ...
This book presents careful readings of six of the most important theoretical works of Nicholas of Cusa (1401-1463).
Clyde Lee Miller, 2003
2
Theory of Conjectural Variations
This book presents, for the first time, a comprehensive account of conjectural variations equilibria in their static inceptions, featuring new comparative results of equilibria with regard to efficiency.
Charles Figuieres, 2004
3
A Conjectural Mass Formula for Mod P Galois Representations
Using the link between mod p modular forms and mod p Galois representations that this important theorem provides, we formulate a conjectural mass formula for the asymptotics with p of the number of two---dimensional, odd, irreducible mod p ...
Tommaso Giorgio Centeleghe, 2009
4
The Conjectural Body: Gender, Race, and the Philosophy of Music
It is one of the few books in philosophy to take popular music seriously, and is one of the few books in continental feminism to privilege music over the visual.
Robin James, 2010
5
No Longer Written: The Use of Conjectural Emendation in the ...
Ryan Wettlaufer explores how conjectural emendation can be used in New Testament textual criticsm to restore readings which were once found in the original text but now are No Longer Written.
Ryan D. Wettlaufer, 2013
6
Introducing Money
contributed, I must explain why, in this book, I do not follow the conjectural approach to money and its origins. First, though, I examine the nature and purposes of conjectural history in economics. Following that, I look at a recent example ...
Mark Peacock, 2013
7
The Plain and Noble Garb of Truth: Nationalism & ...
This understanding of the relationship between conjecture and truth was consistent with the assumptions of Scottish conjectural history. Conjectural history has been closely associated with the Scottish Enlightenment, for its leading ...
Eileen K. Cheng, 2008
8
Economic Analysis of Markets and Games: Essays in Honor of ...
Rational Conjectural Equilibrium and Repeated Games Hamid Sabourian The aim of the literature on conjectural equilibrium has been to define a set of resting positions (equilibria) such that agents do not wish to move from any of the resting  ...
Frank Hahn, Partha Dasgupta, 1992
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The Conjectural Body: Gender, Race, and the Philosophy of Music
The status of the body is a common problem for theories of gender, race, and music: to what extent is the body given, material, or immutable, and to what extent is it constructed, disciplined, or contingent?
Robin James, 2006
10
Inventing Human Science: Eighteenth-century Domains
TWO. Anthropology. and. Conjectural. History. in. the. Enlightenment. Robert Wokler The discovery of the New World and the need to devise appropriate colonial policies in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries inspired much Christian ...
Christopher Fox, Roy Porter, Robert Wokler, 1995

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CONJECTURAL»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term conjectural is used in the context of the following news items.
1
BP Business Economic Loss Claim Appeal 2013-1615: Fine …
... Exhibit 4D and other parts of the Settlement Agreement, the arguments on these expenses are largely conjectural and must be rejected. «Legal Examiner, Jul 15»
2
Why economists fail in Africa
... universalising explanations for growth, poverty, inequality or whatever, has lost sight of the particular, contingent, conjectural conditions that ... «The Zimbabwean, Jul 15»
3
Unearthing the golden days of Ilocos Sur
But all-conclusive knowledge about pre-Spanish contact Ilocos Sur has largely remained conjectural in nature compared to historical period ... «Rappler, Jul 15»
4
Legal Hurdles to the M&A Boom
Despite the justice decision, the M&A market should keep growing at least for this year since the reasons underlying its growth are not conjectural but structural. «The Market Mogul, Jul 15»
5
Are foreigners backing anti-Muslim racism in Sri Lanka?
We must therefore pose the question whether foreigners are backing anti-Muslim racism in Sri Lanka even though no more than conjectural ... «The Island.lk, Jul 15»
6
70000 Years of Human History in 400 Pages
While recent historians of the longue durée have avoided the explicit metaphysical commitments of earlier conjectural historians like Hegel, ... «The Nation., Jul 15»
7
Couple not giving up after dismissal of discrimination case upheld
... before the Court with respect to this case … the injury alleged by plaintiff must be 'actual or imminent,' not 'conjectural' or 'hypothetical.' ”. «Riverhead News Review, Jul 15»
8
How Will Recent Supreme Court Decisions Affect Boehner's …
... was too 'speculative,' 'premature,' 'hypothetical,' and 'conjectural' to confer standing," Jonathan Turley, the attorney representing the House, ... «GovExec.com, Jul 15»
9
Encyclical Ghostwriter: Pope Francis 'Did Not Intend to Canonize …
... in addition to solid principles, certain contingent and conjectural elements” and notes that it often only becomes possible with the passage of ... «Breitbart News, Jun 15»
10
5th Circ. Panel Announced For Executive Action Fight
The high court majority answered that question in the affirmative after finding the Legislature's alleged injuries were not too “conjectural” or ... «Law360, Jun 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Conjectural [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/conjectural>. Dec 2019 ».
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