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abstraction

noun [U or C] uk   /æbˈstræk.ʃən/ formal us  
the situation in which a subject is very general and not based on real situations: She's always talking in abstractions.
Translations of “abstraction”
in Korean 추상적 개념…
in Arabic تَجريد…
in Portuguese abstração…
in Catalan abstracció…
in Japanese 抽象, 概念…
in Italian astrazione, concetto astratto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 抽象…
in Chinese (Simplified) 抽象…
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