Meaning of EXTRAPOLATION
Pronunciation:   ikstr`apul'eyshun



WordNet Dictionary 

 Definition:  
 [n] an inference about the future (or about some hypothetical situation) based on known facts and observations
 [n] (mathematics) calculation of the value of a function outside the range of known values


EXTRAPOLATION is a 13 letter word that starts with E. 
 See Also:   calculation, computation, figuring, illation, inference, reckoning  
Thesaurus Terms 

 Related Terms:   accession, accessory, accompaniment, actualization, addenda, addendum, additament, addition, additive, additory, additum, adjunct, adjuvant, annex, annexation, appanage, appendage, appendant, approximation, appurtenance, appurtenant, attachment, augment, augmentation, coda, complement, concomitant, continuation, corollary, differentiation, division, equation, evolution, extension, exteriorization, externalization, fixture, increase, increment, integration, interpolation, inversion, involution, multiplication, notation, objectification, offshoot, pendant, practice, projection, proportion, reduction, reinforcement, side effect, side issue, subtraction, supplement, tailpiece, transformation, undergirding 
 

