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Synonyms for abstraction

1. abstraction (n.)

a concept or idea not associated with any specific instance

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2. abstraction (n.)

the act of withdrawing or removing something

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3. abstraction (n.)

an abstract painting

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4. abstraction (n.)

the process of formulating general concepts by abstracting common properties of instances

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5. abstraction (n.)

a general concept formed by extracting common features from specific examples

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6. semi-abstraction (n.)

a semiabstract painting

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7. abstractedness (n.)

preoccupation with something to the exclusion of all else

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