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pre·dict / priˈdikt/ • v. [tr.] say or estimate that (a specified thing) will happen in the future or will be a consequence of something: it is too early to predict a result | he predicts that the trend will continue | [as adj.] (predicted) the predicted growth is 47 percent. DERIVATIVES: pre·dic·tor / -tər/ n.

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