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Italian translation of abstract

abstract

adjective   /ˈæb·strækt/
relating to ideas and not real things
astratto
Truth and beauty are abstract concepts.
Abstract art involves shapes and colours and not images of real things or people.
astratto
abstract paintings
(Definition of abstract adjective from the Cambridge English-Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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