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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.]
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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
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con•cep•tu•al(kənˈsɛp tʃu əl)
pertaining to concepts or to the forming of concepts.
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|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'"
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conceptual[kənˈsɛptʃuəl] adj → conceptuel(le)
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conceptual[kənˈsɛptjʊəl] adj → concettuale
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