abstractional


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ab·strac·tion

 (ăb-străk′shən, əb-)
n.
1.
a. The act of abstracting or the state of having been abstracted.
b. An abstract concept, idea, or term.
c. An abstract quality.
2. Preoccupation; absent-mindedness.
3. An abstract work of art.

ab·strac′tion·al, ab·strac′tive adj.

abstractional

(æbˈstrækʃənəl)
adj
formal relating to abstraction
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Dimensional guidance is varied because of the presentation of a novel stimulus, but abstractional control (selecting the comparison stimulus that goes with the sample) is adduced (after Andronis, Layng, & Goldiamond, 1997; Layng, Twyman, & Stikeleather, 2004) and maintained.