1. (a) supposition;〔仮説〕a hypothesis ((複 -ses));〔数学で〕an assumption, a postulate

    仮定する suppose ((that));〔数学で〕assume ((that))

    仮定的 hypothetical; hypothetic

    • それが事実と仮定してみよう
    • Let us suppose (that) it is true.
    • 今,大地震が起きたと仮定したらまずどうしますか
    • Suppose a great earthquake occurred right now. What would you do first?
    • AとBが等しいと仮定せよ
    • Let A equal B./Suppose A equals B.
    • それはあくまでも仮定に過ぎない
    • It is a mere hypothesis./That is just an assumption.
    • 彼がやったと仮定しても証拠は一つもない
    • Even if we assume (that) he did it, there is not a speck of evidence.
  1. 仮定法〔文法で〕the subjunctive mood