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kənˈsɛp tʃu əlcon·cep·tu·al

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. conceptual(adj)

    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"

Wiktionary

  1. conceptual(Adjective)

    Of, or relating to concepts or mental conception; existing in the imagination

    We defined a conceptual model before designing the real thing.

  2. conceptual(Adjective)

    Of, or relating to conceptualism

  3. Origin: From conceptualis, from conceptus, perfect passive participle of concipio; see concept and -al.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Conceptual(adj)

    pertaining to conception

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'conceptual' in Adjectives Frequency: #1031

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How to say conceptual in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of conceptual in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of conceptual in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of conceptual in a Sentence

  1. Joe Biden:

    There is a conceptual difference between desegregation and integration.

  2. J. G. Ballard:

    I thought it was a wonderfully conceptual act actually, to fire a replica pistol at a figurehead -- the guy could have been working for Andy Warhol!

  3. William James:

    True ideas lead us into useful verbal and conceptual quarters as well as directly up to useful sensible termini. They lead to consistency, stability and flowing human intercourse.

  4. Karl Buhler, 1930:

    By the time the child can draw more that scribble, by the age of four or five years, an already well-formed body of conceptual knowledge formulated in language dominates his memory and controls his graphic work. Drawings are graphic accounts of essentially verbal processes. As an essentially verbal education gains control, the child abandons his graphic efforts and relies almost entirely on words. Language has first spoilt drawing and then swallowed it up completely.

  5. Dietrich Dörner:

    By labeling a bundle of problems with a single conceptual label, we make dealing with that problem easier - provided we're not interested in solving it.

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