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The necessity of unanimity in public bodies, or of something approaching towards it, has been founded upon a supposition that it would contribute to security.
Contamination must be proven with certainty not supposition.Italian Court Explains Why It Overturned Amanda Knox’s Acquittal|Barbie Latza Nadeau|June 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And in that latter supposition, they may have been right; they certainly know more about Cypriot politics than I do.Why the Logical Response to a Financial Crisis Almost Never Happens|Megan McArdle|March 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
To be sure, there has been no denial of that widely reported supposition either.
It's just the logical supposition to make about the anti-colonialist blah blah blah.
We have likewise found a vein of plumbago, which was an object of search, on the supposition that it was coal.Life of Richard Trevithick, Volume II (of 2)|Francis Trevithick
The tone is too earnest to permit the supposition that Edward was dissembling knowledge of the facts.King Robert the Bruce|A. F. Murison
And the latter supposition, indeed, seems to correspond with the circumstances of the facts.The Ordinance of Covenanting|John Cunningham
This evidence does not require us to abandon the supposition that the tides tend to diminish the earth's rate of rotation.Outlines of the Earth's History|Nathaniel Southgate Shaler
The latter, indeed, is claimed by Eusebius as a Christian; but his character and conduct are inconsistent with such a supposition.The Catacombs of Rome|William Henry Withrow