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extrapolate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To infer or estimate by expanding or projecting known information.
    • Mathematics To estimate (a value of a variable outside a known range) from values within a known range by assuming that the estimated price follows logically from the understood values.
    • To infer or calculate by extending or projecting known information.
    • Mathematics To estimate (a value of a variable outside a known range) from values within a known range by let's assume that the estimated price uses logically from known values.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To engage in the entire process of extrapolating.
    • to take part in the entire process of extrapolating.
  • verb:
    • To infer by expanding known information.
    • To estimate the worth of a variable outside a known are normally taken for values within that range by let's assume that the estimated worth uses logically from the understood ones
    • estimate the worthiness of
    • draw from certain situations for more general instances
    • gain understanding of (a location unknown or experienced) by extrapolating
    • To infer by extending understood information.
    • To estimate the worth of a variable outside a known cover anything from values within that range by assuming that the estimated worth follows logically from the understood ones
    • estimate the worthiness of
    • draw from certain situations to get more general cases
    • gain familiarity with (a place as yet not known or experienced) by extrapolating
  • others:
    • In math and astronomy, to find out (a value or amount) by carrying-out an empirical formula beyond the limitations associated with information from which the formula is deduced. The results usually are pretty much doubtful. See interpolate.
    • In math and astronomy, to ascertain (a value or volume) by carrying-out an empirical formula beyond the limitations associated with the data from where the formula was deduced. The results usually are pretty much doubtful. See interpolate.
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