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speculative

adjective
     
Related topics: Business Basics, Finance
spec‧u‧la‧tive
1 based on guessing, not on information or facts
highly/purely/largely speculative
a purely speculative theory about life on other planets
2BBBF bought or done in the hope of making a profit later:
speculative investments
3 if you give someone a speculative look, you look at them while trying to guess something about them
speculatively adverb:
Delaney eyed her speculatively.

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