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verb [I] (UK usually generalise) uk   /ˈdʒen.ə r.ə.laɪz/  us   /-ɚ-/
C1 to say or write something very basic, based on limited facts, that is partly or sometimes true, but not always: You can't generalize about a continent as varied as Europe.
Translations of “generalize”
in Korean 일반화하다…
in Arabic يُعَمّم…
in Portuguese generalizar…
in Catalan generalitzar…
in Japanese 一般論を述べる, 一般的に話す…
in Italian generalizzare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 概括, 歸納…
in Russian обобщать…
in Turkish genelleme yapmak, ayrıntılara girmemek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 概括, 归纳…
in Polish uogólniać…
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