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con·cep·tu·al

 (kən-sĕp′cho͞o-əl)
adj.
1. Of or relating to concepts or mental conception: conceptual discussions that antedated development of the new product.
2. Of or relating to conceptualism.

[Medieval Latin conceptuālis, from Late Latin conceptus, a thought; see concept.]

con·cep′tu·al·ly adv.

conceptual

(kənˈsɛptjʊəl)
adj
1. relating to or concerned with concepts; abstract
2. concerned with the definitions or relations of the concepts of some field of enquiry rather than with the facts
conˈceptually adv

con•cep•tu•al

(kənˈsɛp tʃu əl)

adj.
pertaining to concepts or to the forming of concepts.
[1655–65; < Medieval Latin conceptuālis. See conceptus, -al1]
con•cep`tu•al′i•ty, n.
con•cep′tu•al•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.conceptual - 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"
abstract - existing only in the mind; separated from embodiment; "abstract words like `truth' and `justice'"

conceptual

adjective
Translations
konzeptionellkonzeptuell

conceptual

[kənˈseptjʊəl]
A. ADJconceptual
B. CPD conceptual art Narte m conceptual

conceptual

[kənˈsɛptʃuəl] adjconceptuel(le)

conceptual

adj thinkingbegrifflich; is this a conceptual possibility?ist ein solcher Begriff überhaupt denkbar?

conceptual

[kənˈsɛptjʊəl] adjconcettuale
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