2.Definition: a hypothesis that is taken for granted
"Any society is built upon certain assumptions"
"On the assumption that he has been injured we can infer that he will not play"
6.Definition: the act of assuming or taking for granted
"Your assumption that I would agree was unwarranted"Category: General
"His assumption of office coincided with the trouble in Cuba", "The Nazi assumption of power in 1934", "He acquired all the company's assets for ten million dollars and the assumption of the company's debts"Category: General