prediction

[ pri-dik-shuhn ]
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noun
  1. an act of predicting.

  2. an instance of this; prophecy.

Origin of prediction

1
First recorded in 1555–65; from Latin praedictiōn-, stem of praedictiō “prophecy”; equivalent to predict + -ion

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prediction

/ (prɪˈdɪkʃən) /


noun
  1. the act of predicting

  2. something predicted; a forecast, prophecy, etc

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