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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 as·sump·tive /əˈsʌm(p)tɪv/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 As·sump·tive a.  Assumed, or capable of being assumed; characterized by assumption; making unwarranted claims.  -- As*sump*tive*ly, adv.
 Assumptive arms Her., originally, arms which a person had a right to assume, in consequence of an exploit; now, those assumed without sanction of the Heralds' College.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: excessively forward; "an assumptive person"; "on a subject
             like this it would be too assuming for me to decide";
             "the duchess would not put up with presumptuous
             servants" [syn: assuming, presumptuous]
      2: accepted as real or true without proof; "an assumed increase
         in population"; "the assumed reason for his absence";
         "assumptive beliefs"; "his loyalty was taken for granted"
         [syn: assumed, taken for granted(p)]