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Proceeding vs Assumed - What's the difference?

proceeding | assumed |

As verbs the difference between proceeding and assumed

is that proceeding is while assumed is (assume).

As a noun proceeding

is the act of one who proceeds, or who prosecutes a design or transaction.

As an adjective assumed is

used in a manner intended to deceive; fictitious.




  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • The act of one who proceeds, or who prosecutes a design or transaction
  • The collection of academic papers published in the context of an academic conference
  • Progress or movement from one thing to another.
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  • A measure or step taken in a course of business; a transaction; as, an illegal proceeding; a cautious or a violent proceeding.
  • * (Macaulay)
  • The proceedings of the high commission.
  • Plural'', see ''proceedings .
  • Synonyms

    * procedure * measure * step

    See also

    * transaction. (Webster 1913)




  • (assume)
  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Used in a manner intended to deceive; fictitious.
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  • Supposed or presumed.
  • Derived terms

    * assumed name