Adjective(1) having a reasonable basis for belief or acceptance, or heir apparent(2) affording reasonable grounds for belief or acceptance
(1) If no answer had been provided immediately, presumptive broad-spectrum therapy may have been continued until a result was returned.(2) The Freedom of Information Act set the ground rules for, and establishes a presumptive right of, access to unpublished records of executive agencies by any person, regardless of citizenship.(3) She was admitted to the intensive care unit with the presumptive diagnosis of septic shock.(4) Many physicians make a presumptive diagnosis of allergic rhinitis based on the medical history.(5) They were transferred to our neonatal intensive care unit with a presumptive diagnosis of perinatal asphyxia.(6) Therefore, Immunocomb can only be used as a presumptive test; confirmatory diagnosis must include combination of tests, rather than deriving inference on the basis of single test results.(7) If physicians have not concurrently screened for chlamydial infection, the CDC recommends presumptive treatment for chlamydia at the time of treatment for gonorrhea.(8) Some 50% of antibiotic prescription in the community is for presumptive respiratory tract infection.(9) The presumptive diagnosis is made based on history and physical examination, but further evaluation is needed.(10) He was discharged the following afternoon with a presumptive diagnosis of vasovagal syncope, perhaps related to defecation.(11) This method provides a presumptive indication of Brucella growth at least four days earlier than the conventional identification method.(12) This is presumptive evidence of chronic hemolysis if the reticulocytosis is sustained.(13) However, its value in confirming a diagnosis of presumptive endometriosis has not been extensively studied.(14) Using commonly recognized test end points, a presumptive diagnosis was made in 57 patients.(15) If the patient has a beta-hCG of > 6000 mIU / ml and there is no intrauterine gestational sac seen, it is presumptive evidence of an ectopic pregnancy.(16) Thus, engaging in the lawful activities of a group designated as a ├ö├ç├┐terrorist organization├ö├ç├û by the Attorney General could be presumptive grounds for expatriation.
1. conjectural ::
2. speculative ::
3. tentative ::
4. theoretical ::
5. unproven ::
6. unconfirmed ::
1. improbable ::
2. incredible ::
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3. unlikely ::
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