- to form into a concept; make a concept of.
- to form a concept; think in concepts.
Also especially British, con·cep·tu·al·ise.
Origin of conceptualize
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Examples from the Web for conceptualization
Many of the steps of conceptualization are automatic, in part, if not wholly.
Perceptualization then will be replaced by conceptualization.
It is undoubtedly more reasonable and correct to believe that the powers of conceptualization are matters of evolutionary concern.
Having faculty share a story illuminates their conceptualization of the discipline.Nursing as Caring
- to form (a concept or concepts) out of observations, experience, data, etc
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Word Origin and History for conceptualization
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