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Origin of putative
OTHER WORDS FROM putativepu·ta·tive·ly, adverbun·pu·ta·tive, adjectiveun·pu·ta·tive·ly, adverb
Example sentences from the Web for putative
“The coolest thing,” according to Dixon, is that scattering amplitudes involving gravitons, the putative carriers of gravity, turn out to be the square of amplitudes involving gluons, the particles that glue together quarks.
The truth is, the story of Venus’s putative phosphine is not a simple case of a sensational finding being shot down upon further scrutiny.Not finding life on Venus would be disappointing. But it’s good science at work.|Neel Patel|October 31, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Yogurt is a putatively healthy product, and people in these parts are obsessed with fitness and nutrition.Frozen-Yogurt Shops Are Everywhere, but We Are Nowhere Near Saturation|Daniel Gross|July 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
A putatively independent website promoting his candidacy was launched recently by Trump Organization executive Michael Cohen.
One answer: In these putatively private matters people constantly reference public standards.
The necklace had, in fact, made no end of trouble for several hundred putatively innocent and guileless passengers.The Bandbox|Louis Joseph Vance