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suspect

1. To imagine to exist; to have a slight or vague opinion of the existence of, without proof, and often upon weak evidence or no evidence; to mistrust; to surmise; commonly used regarding something unfavorable, hurtful, or wrong; as, to suspect the presence of disease. Nothing makes a man suspect much, more than to know little; and therefore men should remedy suspicion by producing to know more. (bacon) From her hand I could suspect no ill. (milton)

2. To imagine to be guilty, upon slight evidence, or without proof; as, to suspect one of equivocation.

3. To hold to be uncertain; to doubt; to mistrust; to distruct; as, to suspect the truth of a story.

4. To look up to; to respect.

Synonym: To mistrust, distrust, surmise, doubt.

Origin: Suspected; Suspecting.


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are biological mushrooms with virus combinable?

but Attention, i get fallowed already by suspect People want speak explict to me, i hope you not scared and continue Analyse this question/Topic, thanks much for humanity too

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by Comander1983
Sun Feb 23, 2014 1:00 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: are biological mushrooms with virus combinable?
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Views: 317

What do you think these are, in my blood?

... who runs lots of exclusionary testing to rule out other diseases. I was postive for Bartonella, which is an intracellular bacteria. I therefore suspect that is what I am seeing in my blood.

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by snowathlete
Mon Dec 09, 2013 2:31 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: What do you think these are, in my blood?
Replies: 16
Views: 3464

Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... accused of cherry-picking. However, might I suggest that cherry-picking is something that Lynn's critics would prefer to do? To put it plainly, I suspect that perhaps Richard Lynn refrained from doing any cherry-picking, such as would have enhanced the proportion of his test subjects who were ...

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by Seth90210
Sat Oct 26, 2013 7:38 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 68
Views: 219064

Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... accused of cherry-picking. However, might I suggest that cherry-picking is something that Lynn's critics would prefer to do? To put it plainly, I suspect that perhaps Richard Lynn refrained from doing any cherry-picking, such as would have enhanced the proportion of his test subjects who were ...

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by wildfunguy
Tue Oct 15, 2013 4:42 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 68
Views: 219064

Re: Apology to DNLee

... to utilize in order to increase web traffic and thus advertising revenue is hypocritically damnable and mind boggling beyond description. Ofek, I suspect, did not work for free. :wink: In any event, I am glad that this site has sensible leadership and that this apology was issued, however informal ...

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by BTWay
Mon Oct 14, 2013 7:22 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Apology to DNLee
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