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conceptualizeverb [I or T]

formal (UK usually conceptualise) uk   us   /kənˈsep.tju.ə.laɪz/
to ​form an ​idea or ​principle in ​yourmind: He ​argued that ​morality could be conceptualized (= ​thought about) as a ​series of ​principlesbased on ​humanreason.
conceptualization
noun [C or U]
Doctors must have a ​broad conceptualization of end-of-life ​care and the ​legalissues that ​support it.
(Definition of conceptualize from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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conceptualizeverb [I/T]

 /kənˈsep·tʃu·əˌlɑɪz/
to ​form an ​idea or ​theory in ​yourmind: [T] How do ​Americans conceptualize the ​globalclimatesystem?
conceptualization
noun [C/U]  /kənˌsep·tʃu·ə·ləˈzeɪ·ʃən/
Doctors must have a ​broad conceptualization of end-of-life ​care and the ​legalissues that ​support it.
(Definition of conceptualize from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “conceptualize”
in Chinese (Simplified) 构想出, (使)形成概念…
in Chinese (Traditional) 構想出, (使)形成概念…
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