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generalizationnoun [C or U]

(UK usually generalisation) uk   /ˌdʒen.ə r.əl.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/  us   /-əˈ-/
C1 a written or ​spokenstatement in which you say or write that something is ​true all of the ​time when it is only ​true some of the ​time: The ​report is ​full of ​errors and sweeping/​broad generalizations. Generalization can be ​dangerous.
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