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prediction

pre·dic·tion

prediction

 
 
pronunciation:
pr dIk shn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a statement that something might happen or is expected to happen.
Jean's prediction was that the coin would land heads up.
synonyms:
foretelling, prophecy
similar words:
forecast
definition 2: an event that is told about before it happens.
The wizard made a prediction that the treasure would be found in seven years.
synonyms:
prophecy
similar words:
forecast, projection
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