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infer (verb), infers; inferred; inferring
To conclude, surmise, judge based on available evidence: Zeek could hear thunder in the background and had seen flashes of lightening; so, he inferred that it would soon rain on his garden; therefore, he turned off the sprinkler in order not to waste water.
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