extrapolative
adjective see extrapolate

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • extrapolative — extrapolate ► VERB 1) extend the application of (a method, conclusion, etc.) to different or larger groups. 2) extend (a graph) by inferring unknown values from trends in the known data. DERIVATIVES extrapolation noun extrapolative adjective… …   English terms dictionary

  • extrapolative — See extrapolation. * * * …   Universalium

  • extrapolative — ex·trap·o·la·tive …   English syllables

  • extrapolative — ikˈstrapəˌlād.iv, ek adjective : of, relating to, or obtained by extrapolation * * * extrapˈolātive or extrapˈolatory adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑extrapolate …   Useful english dictionary

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  • extrapolative statistical models — Models that apply a formula to historical data and project results for a future period. Such models include the simple linear trend model, the simple exponential model, and the simple autoregressive model. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …   Financial and business terms

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  • extrapolate — verb ( lated; lating) Etymology: Latin extra outside + English polate (as in interpolate) more at extra Date: 1874 transitive verb 1. to infer (values of a variable in an unobserved interval) from values within an already observed interval 2. a.… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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