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verb (used with object), con·cep·tu·al·ized, con·cep·tu·al·iz·ing.
- to form into a concept; make a concept of.
verb (used without object), con·cep·tu·al·ized, con·cep·tu·al·iz·ing.
- to form a concept; think in concepts.
Also especially British, con·cep·tu·al·ise.Related formscon·cep·tu·al·i·za·tion, nouncon·cep·tu·al·iz·er, nounre·con·cep·tu·al·i·za·tion, nounre·con·cep·tu·al·ize, verb (used with object), re·con·cep·tu·al·ized, re·con·cep·tu·al·iz·ing.
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Related Words for conceptualizationperception
Examples from the Web for conceptualization
Historical Examples of 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.
British Dictionary definitions for conceptualization
Derived Formsconceptualization or conceptualisation, noun
- to form (a concept or concepts) out of observations, experience, data, etc
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Word Origin and History for conceptualization
1892, from conceptual + -ize. Related: Conceptualized; conceptualizing.
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