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v. con·cep·tu·al·ized, con·cep·tu·al·iz·ing, con·cep·tu·al·iz·es
To form a concept or concepts of, and especially to interpret in a conceptual way: This cabaret performance was conceptualized as a homage to vaudeville.
To form concepts.
con·cep′tu·al·i·za′tion (-sĕp′cho͞o-ə-lĭ-zā′shən) n.
to form (a concept or concepts) out of observations, experience, data, etc
conˌceptualiˈzation, conˌceptualiˈsation n
con•cep•tu•al•ize(kənˈsɛp tʃu əˌlaɪz)
v. -ized, -iz•ing. v.t.
1. to form into a concept.v.i.
2. to form a concept; think in concepts.
Past participle: conceptualized
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|Verb||1.||conceptualize - have the idea for; "He conceived of a robot that would help paralyzed patients"; "This library was well conceived"|
design - conceive or fashion in the mind; invent; "She designed a good excuse for not attending classes that day"
preconceive - conceive beforehand; "a preconceived notion"