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predict

(pri-dikt′) [L. praedicere, to foretell]
To declare what will happen; foretell. In clinical observations, it is to make an educated estimate about the natural history of a disease or its prognosis.
predictable (-dikt′ă-bĕl), adjectivepredictive (-dik′tiv)
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Predictably, the results are what we now see today--large, prime retail locations coming back onto the market.
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Predictably, there was strong opposition to the exposure draft, specifically to the goodwill amortization.
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How about those enchanting dreams that were predictably interrupted by an alarm clock?
This claim remains somewhat naive, not only insofar as dissident or alternative behavioral models are as much a part of Western culture as are more normative or dominant models, but also because the revelations promised with respect to the "vested interests" of the West refer, somewhat predictably, to issues of patriarchy, power, and gender hierarchy.
Predictably, competing schools of thought have emerged debating what America's priorities should be, reflecting widely varying underlying philosophies about our basic national interests and values.
The recent battles over new national academic standards and over the best strategies for upgrading public education's infrastructure (teaching, textbooks, tests) have been predictably intense.
Predictably, Ellsberg provides a generous sampling of non-violent saints, from Vinoba Bhave and Helder Camara to Eberhard Arnold and Franz Jaggerstatter.
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