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deduce (something) from (something)

To infer information from something. Oh, I deduced from her disinterested tone that she wouldn't be joining us today. A: "Did you know he wasn't coming?" B: "I deduced that when I saw you pull up alone."
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deduce something from something

to infer or conclude something from a set of facts. Can I deduce a bit of anger from your remarks? I deduce nothing from everything I have heard today.
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And by comparing the comet's 1993 position with recent observations, Marsden deduces that Hale-Bopp visits the inner solar system about every 3,000 years.
On the other hand, the CERN group deduces from its results that a neutron's quarks carry only 6 percent of its spin, but the margin of error (25 percent) is much larger.