Definition of “conceptualize” - English Dictionary

“conceptualize” in British English

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conceptualizeverb [ I or T ]

formal UK usually conceptualise uk /kənˈsep.tʃu.ə.laɪz/ us /kənˈsep.tʃu.ə.laɪz/
conceptualization
noun [ C or U ] /kənˌsep.tʃu.ə.laɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/ /kənˌsep.tʃuəl.əˈzeɪ.ʃən/

Doctors must have a broad conceptualization of end-of-life care and the legal issues that support it.

(Definition of “conceptualize” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“conceptualize” in American English

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conceptualizeverb [ I/T ]

/kənˈsep·tʃu·əˌlɑɪz/

to form an idea or theory in your mind:

[ T ] How do Americans conceptualize the global climate system?
conceptualization
noun [ C/U ] /kənˌsep·tʃu·ə·ləˈzeɪ·ʃən/

Doctors must have a broad conceptualization of end-of-life care and the legal issues that support it.

(Definition of “conceptualize” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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