conceptualize

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Etymology[edit]

conceptual +‎ -ize

Verb[edit]

conceptualize (third-person singular simple present conceptualizes, present participle conceptualizing, simple past and past participle conceptualized)

  1. To interpret a phenomenon by forming a concept.
    • 2018, Sandeep Jauhar, Heart: a History, →ISBN, page 150:
      Medicine today conceptualizes the heart as a machine.
  2. To conceive the idea for something.

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