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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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Clearly this involves both conceptual and procedural information, albeit idiomatic.
The only ground rules were to orient the students to the College's Conceptual Framework, clarify admission requirements, and familiarize the teacher candidates with the expectations of the College of Education and Professional Studies.
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This new meaning is heightened further when discourse communities adjust their conceptual system and begin to act and think according to the terms of the new metaphor.
A different kind of academicism characterizes Dworkin's earlier UbuWeb Anthology of Conceptual Writing (a collection housed in Goldsmith's online avant-garde art database, UbuWeb).
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For her first solo show in New York, Molly Springfield took a page from the history of Conceptual art .
After pointing out matters of deep philosophical interest about Conceptual art, and how it might be approached aesthetically, the authors claim both that the intellectual dimension of Conceptual art limits it, and that it cannot compete with masterpieces of painting and sculpture given their affective and humanistic dimensions.
More than two years ago, IMA[R] created a seven-member Managerial Costing Conceptual Framework (MCCF) Task Force to draft a conceptual framework for managerial costing that would define practical principles and concepts to improve cost modeling and decision support inside organizations.
So in the First World, the industrial and then the first post-industrial age--the information age--are already being followed by what has been called the Conceptual Age.

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