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Related to avalanche theory: Glow discharge, ionization, Electron avalanche, Avalanche breakdown, Avalanche effect, Townsend avalanche
theorynoun assumption, belief, conjecture, doctrina, doctrine, dogma, guesswork, hypothesis, ideology, opinion, philosophy, postulate, presupposition, proposition, ratio, speculation, supposition, surmise, thesis, thought, untested opinion, view
Associated concepts: conflicts of law theory, contract theory, inconsistent theories, rescue theory, theory of the case
See also: assumption, belief, concept, conclusion, conjecture, conviction, deduction, generalization, hypothesis, idea, inference, opinion, perception, persuasion, proposition, rationale, speculation, supposition, thesis