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Definitions of infer:

part of speech: verb intransitive

To conclude.

part of speech: verb transitive

To arrive at ( a conclusion, etc.), by reasoning; as, from the study of Indian relics we infer that some tribes had no little civilization; accept as a fact or consequence; to lead to as a consequence; imply; to contain or include as a matter of course; as, your haste infers your eagerness; to make clear without direct statement.

part of speech: verb transitive

To deduce: to derive, as a consequence:- pr. p. inferring; pa. p. inferred.

part of speech: verb

To deduce as a fact or consequence; to assume or draw, as a conclusion, from general facts.

part of speech: past tense, past participle


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