What is the difference between the meanings of "assumption" and "hypothesis" in the following context.
Feminist researchers have also developed alternatives to assumptions, research questions, and hypotheses that they criticize. [Source]
The definitions that the main dictionaries on the web [for example compare here and here] offer are all to the effect that both words mean something taken for granted without it being proved and basing other views on it.
Is there a technical difference between the meanings of these two terms?