- 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 reconceptualized
Within the context of the theory, the idea of outcomes has been reconceptualized as "values experienced in the nursing situation."Nursing as Caring
- to form (a concept or concepts) out of observations, experience, data, etc
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Word Origin and History for reconceptualized
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