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An idea is a point of departure and no more. As soon as you elaborate it, it becomes transformed by thought.
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Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] assumere (ad- + sumere).

Verb

Infinitive
to assume

Third person singular
assum

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
ing

to assume (third-person singular simple present assum, present participle ing, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To authenticate by means of belief; to surmise; to suppose to be true, especially without proof.
  2. To take on a position or duty.
  3. To adopt an idea or cause.

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Italian

Verb

assume [[Category:Template:lang:it verb forms|assume]]

  1. Third-person singular present tense of assumere.

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