Definition of Conjecture. Meaning of Conjecture. Synonyms of Conjecture
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Definition of Conjecture
ConjectureConjecture Con*jec"ture (; 135?), n. [L. conjectura, fr.
conjicere, conjectum, to throw together, infer, conjecture;
con- + jacere to throw: cf. F. conjecturer. See Jet a
An opinion, or judgment, formed on defective or presumptive
evidence; probable inference; surmise; guess; suspicion.
He [Herodotus] would thus have corrected his first
loose conjecture by a real study of nature. --Whewell.
Conjectures, fancies, built on nothing firm. --Milton. ConjectureConjecture Con*jec"ture, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Conjectured; p.
pr. & vb. n. Conjecturing.] [Cf. F. conjecturer. Cf.
To arrive at by conjecture; to infer on slight evidence; to
surmise; to guess; to form, at random, opinions concerning.
Human reason can then, at the best, but conjecture what
will be. --South.
Conjecture Con*jec"ture, v. i.
To make conjectures; to surmise; to guess; to infer; to form
an opinion; to imagine.
Meaning of Conjecture from wikipedia
- has yet been found. Some conjectures
, such as the Riemann hypothesis
(still a conjecture
) or Fermat's Last Theorem
(a conjecture until proven
in 1995 by...
- In mathematics, the Poincaré conjecture
(UK: /ˈpwæ̃kæreɪ/, US: /ˌpwæ̃kɑːˈreɪ/, French: [pwɛ̃kaʁe]) is a theorem about
of the 3-sphere...
- Goldbach's conjecture
is one of the oldest
and best-known unsolved problems
in number theory
and all of mathematics. It states: Every
- and Swinnerton-Dyer conjecture
, Hodge conjecture
, Navier–Stokes existence
and smoothness, P versus
NP problem, Poincaré conjecture
- topology. In 1994, Perelman proved
the soul conjecture
. In 2003, he proved
Thurston's geometrization conjecture
. The proof
in 2006. This consequently...
Kouchnirenko's conjecture Mertens conjecture
, 1919 (1958) Ragsdale conjecture Schoenflies conjecture
- In number
theory, Fermat's Last Theorem
that no three positive integers
- The Collatz conjecture
is a conjecture
a sequence defined
as follows: start
with any positive integer
n. Then each term is...
- In mathematics, the Hodge conjecture
is a major unsolved problem
in the field
of algebraic geometry
the algebraic topology
of a non-singular...
- The abc conjecture
as the Oesterlé–M****er conjecture
) is a conjecture
theory, first proposed
Oesterlé (1988) and David...
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