Hypotheses are individual empirically testable conjectures; while theories are collections of hypotheses that are logically linked together into a coherent explanation of some aspect of reality and which have individually or jointly received some empirical support.
SC: Can we conclusively prove the RVT hypothesis?
MA: Lets stick to hypothesis, shall we...
SC: Can we conclusively prove the Recovery Vault Theory (RVT)?
There I hope that's clearer for you now.
MA: And here comes the name calling. Could not even resist it for the duration of your tenure as AoM.
SC: Dear, dear. Is that really the best you can do?
MA: This is not about what I can do.
SC: Actually it is. For starters you can give the answer to the question asked of you here.
MA: Try to vent your frustration in another fashion.
SC: Oh so that's what you're about, is it? Just out to frustrate? Dream on, sunshine. I'm waaay too long in the tooth for that ploy to work.
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