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An assumption is a proposition that is taken for granted, as if it were true based upon presupposition without preponderance of the facts.

Assumption may also refer to:

  • In logic, natural deduction systems are defined as an assumption is made in the expectation that it will be discharged in due course via a separate argument.
  • Mathematical modelling can be used to map the outcome of different assumptions on the system being modelled.
  • Assumption reinsurance, a form of reinsurance whereby the reinsurer is substituted for the ceding insurer and becomes directly liable for policy claims
  • In real property law, an assumption is the mortgage transfer from the seller to the buyer
  • In business planning and business plans, an assumption is an assertion about some characteristic of the future that underlies the current operations or plans of an organization
  • Assumption (Poker), a fictional type of poker game variation, using Tarot cards instead of traditional playing cards. It appears as a primary plot point in the novel Last Call by Tim Powers. Fans of the author often play Assumption when at conventions or writing workshops.


  • Entering heaven alive
  • Responsibility assumption, a doctrine in the spirituality and personal growth fields holding that each individual has substantial or total responsibility for the events and circumstances that befall them in their life





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