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  1. a logically self-consistent model or framework for describing the behavior of a related set of natural or social phenomena

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  2. originates from or is supported by rigorous observations in the natural world, or by experimental evidence (see scientific method)

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  3. does not mean an unsubstantiated guess or hunch, as it can in everyday speech

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  4. a term from scientific usage

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  5. In this sense, a theory is a systematic and formalized expression of all previous observations, and is predictive, logical, and testable

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  6. In principle, scientific theories are always tentative, and subject to corrections, inclusion in a yet wider theory, or succession

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