What is Hypothesis?

Hypothesis definition and meaning on Health terms:
A hypothesis is an assumption, or set of assumptions, made on the basis of limited evidence that either:a) asserts something as a starting point for further investigation; orb) confirms something as highly probable in light of established facts. For a hypothesis to be a scientific hypothesis, it is required that one can test it. A working hypothesis is a provisionally accepted hypothesis proposed for further research. For the purposes of medicines development, the interest is in the hypothesis that asserts something