Definition of Abstraction in English :
Define Abstraction in English
Abstraction meaning in English
Meaning of Abstraction in English
Pronunciation of Abstraction in English
Abstraction pronunciation in English
Pronounce Abstraction in Englishsee synonyms of abstraction
1. abstract, abstraction
a concept or idea not associated with any specific instance
Example Sentences:'he loved her only in the abstract--not in person'
the act of withdrawing or removing something
the process of formulating general concepts by abstracting common properties of instances
an abstract painting
5. abstractedness, abstraction
preoccupation with something to the exclusion of all else
6. abstract entity, abstraction
a general concept formed by extracting common features from specific examples
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
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