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kənˈsɛp tʃu əlcon·cep·tu·al

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. conceptualadjective

    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. conceptualadjective

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

    We defined a conceptual model before designing the real thing.

  2. conceptualadjective

    Of, or relating to conceptualism

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Conceptualadjective

    pertaining to conception

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

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

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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. Michael Poland:

    So we have already made a conceptual leap, leading us to believe it was different from what we had understood.

  2. 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.

  3. Deepak Chopra:

    Then, when you're done with that, bring your awareness into your body and wherever there seems to be any discomfort, just bring the awareness there without manipulating it, awareness by itself heals. Awareness without conceptual intervention restores self-regulation.

  4. Jay Rosen:

    That to me is probably the biggest conceptual as well as practical problem in political journalism today.

  5. Discord CEO Jason Citron:

    Because Discord looks kind of different and works a bit differently than other kinds of communication services that people are used to, it can be hard to learn, we've spent a lot of time trying to improve the user experience. So, when you sign up, we've added things that are prompts and almost like conceptual road signs to help you understand.

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