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extrapolate

(ĕks″tră′pō-lāt″)
To infer a point between two given, or known, points on a graph or progression. Thus, if an infant weighed 20 lb at a certain age and 4 months later weighed 23 lb, it could be inferred that at a point halfway between the two time periods, the infant might have weighed 21.5 lb.

extrapolate (ekstrap´ōlāt),

v to infer values beyond the observable range from an observed trend of variables; to project by inference into the unexplored.
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If you need all the particles to cooperate in order for any of them to move, you have a solid," Weeks extrapolates.
This extrapolates to 144 grams of gold to the ton or more than 4.
From the distributions of earplug sizes used by plant workers, he extrapolates that black women had the narrowest ear canals, black men and white women occupied a middle range, and white males had the widest canals.