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TAKEN FOR GRANTED(P)

1. [s] 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"

2. [s] evident without proof or argument; "an axiomatic truth"; "we hold these truths to be self-evident"

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1. [a] acknowledged

2. [a] obvious

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