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v. i·de·at·ed, i·de·at·ing, i·de·ates
To form an idea of; imagine or conceive: "Such characters represent a grotesquely blown-up aspect of an ideal man ... if not realizable, capable of being ideated" (Anthony Burgess).
To conceive mental images; think.

i′de·a′tion n.
i′de·a′tion·al adj.
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pertaining to, or characterized by, ideation
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(ˌaɪ diˈeɪ ʃə nl)

of or involving ideas or concepts.
i`de•a′tion•al•ly, adv.
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Adj.1.ideational - being of the nature of a notion or concept; "a plan abstract and conceptional"; "to improve notional comprehension"; "a notional response to the question"
abstract - existing only in the mind; separated from embodiment; "abstract words like `truth' and `justice'"
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The theme of how perception influences action was echoed by Imad Mansour from Qatar University whose talk covered "Taking Narratives seriously: Ideational Foundations of the Iran-Israel Rivalry." Several speakers touched directly on security in Qatar.
The theme of how perception influences action was echoed by Imad Mansour from Qatar University whose talk covered 'Taking Narratives seriously: Ideational Foundations of the Iran-Israel Rivalry'.
The ideational metafunction represents experiences and ideas, the interpersonal metafunction enacts relationships and the textual metafunction organises discourse (Martin & Rose, 2008).
But Richter-Devroe tactfully defies these preconceived notions and examines how these practices allow Palestinian women to become "frontliners" at the intangible or ideational level.
In order to successfully develop their identity within such a contested space, students need to have access to what Nasir and Cooks (2009) called "ideational resources," the "ideas about oneself and one's relationship to and place in the practice and the world, as well as ideas about what is valued and what is good" (p.
The book explores why this initial ideational delimitation came about and how, over time, the Western understanding blossomed to become more multifaceted and to be seen as ideally descriptive of Russian activities.
Moreover, in societies like Pakistan, individuals' chances at social and ideational mobility are constrained by the imposition and internalisation of strict moral codes, so the only analytical tools left for them are twisted interpretations of religion which are not even a product of their own thinking.
Sewell (15) critiques and expands on that theory, identifying both ideational and material elements to structure, and the power of agency to alter structure.
Malcolm Gladwell spoke out for the ideational "outlier" when he said: "I would have thought that the point of a festival of ideas was to expose the audience to ideas.
The difference in circumstances aside, the last 10 years in government have given the party ample space to expand its patronage networks, improve infrastructure, and cultivate some ideational resonance with its brand of politics.
228), a pluralistic approach that helps to demonstrate "a multiplication of the ideational roots of regionalism" (p.