abstract thinking


Thinking characterized by the ability to use concepts and to make and understand generalizations, such as of the properties or pattern shared by a variety of specific items or events.

Nearby words

  1. aerophobia,
  2. aerophobic,
  3. aerophone,
  4. aerophore,
  5. aerophoto,
  6. aeropiesotherapy,
  7. aeroplane,
  8. aeroplane cloth,
  9. aeroplane spin,
  10. aeroponics

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