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abstraction

EN[əbˈstɹæk.ʃn̩] [æbˈstɹæk.ʃn̩]
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WAbstraction
  • Abstraction in its main sense is a conceptual process by which general rules and concepts are derived from the usage and classification of specific examples, literal ("real" or "concrete") signifiers, first principles, or other methods.
  • Conceptual abstractions may be formed by filtering the information content of a concept or an observable phenomenon, selecting only the aspects which are relevant for a particular purpose.
  • Abstraction in its secondary use is a material process, discussed in the themes below.
FR abstraction
abstraction
abstraction
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Morphemes
      • Suffixes
        • Words by suffix
          • Words suffixed with -tion
      • Nouns
        • Countable nouns
          • Singularia tantum
            • Uncountable nouns
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        1. fr abstraction
        2. en abstractions
        3. fr abstractions
        4. en abstractionist
        5. en abstractional
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        Meaning of abstraction for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "abstraction" is a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum.
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