Definitions for conceptualkənˈsɛp tʃu əl
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
con•cep•tu•alkənˈsɛp tʃu əl(adj.)
pertaining to concepts or to the forming of concepts.
Origin of conceptual:
1655–65; < ML conceptuālis. See conceptus , -al1
being or characterized by concepts or their formation
"conceptual discussions"; "the schizophrenic loses ability to abstract or do conceptual thinking"; "sex is a notional category, gender is a grammatical category"
Of, or relating to concepts or mental conception; existing in the imagination
We defined a conceptual model before designing the real thing.
Of, or relating to conceptualism
Origin: From conceptualis, from conceptus, perfect passive participle of concipio; see concept and -al.
pertaining to conception
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