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The Thief in the Mirror, Frans B. M de Waal

De Waal, Frans B. M. "The Thief in the Mirror." PLOS Biology (2008): n. pag. Web. 20 Mar. 2016.

In this passage:

"For scrub jays, there is evidence that “it takes a thief to know a thief,” suggesting that these birds extrapolate from their own pilfering experiences to the intentions of others."

What does the word extrapolate mean?


To indicate.


To infer.


To ignore.


To imagine.

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