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Definitions of speculation:

part of speech: noun

Act of speculating: mental view: contemplation: theory: the buying goods, etc., to sell them at an advance.

part of speech: noun

A train of thoughts arising in the mind from viewing a thing in various aspects and relations; a theory; the act or practice of purchasing goods, & c., out of the regular order of trade, in expectation of being able to sell them at a large advance in price.

part of speech: noun

Reflective, inquiring consideration; act of gambling in stock, etc.; a risky business venture.

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