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Definition of the noun abstractness

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noun - plural: abstractnesses

  1. the quality of being considered apart from a specific instance or object

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Google previewArchitecting Systems with Trustworthy Components (2006)

International Seminar, Dagstuhl Castle, Germany, December 12-17, 2004. Revised Selected Papers by Ralf H. Reussner, Judith A. Stafford, Clemens A. Szyperski

Cl Full abstractness means that the refinement relation on components is...

Google previewOn Germanic Linguistics (1992)

Issues and Methods by Irmengard Rauch, Gerald F. Carr, Robert L. Kyes

The evaluation measure is called abstractness, which we define more formally as in (13): (13) A rule or representation X...

Google previewPower, Form, and Mind (1981)

by Arthur Berndtson

Abstractness is the second formal trait of universals. The abstract sometimes is...

Google previewThe Structure of Appearance (2012)

by Nelson Goodman

Whereas abstractness is a matter of partial indeterminateness, universality is rather a matter of multiplicity of instances. For example, a color or a color-spot is abstract through lacking a time quality, but is "The terms “category” and “sense ...

Google previewLacan and Klein, Creation and Discovery (2011)

An Essay of Reintroduction by Adam Rosen-Carole

First, although the subject still sounds rather abstract, and though holding onto its abstractness is a crucial way of avoiding its falsification via reduction to “ experience-near” terms, Lacan insists that “the subject” is always a singular subject.

Google previewTeaching Dementia Care (2005)

Skill and Understanding by Nancy L. Mace, Dorothy H. Coons, Shelly Weaverdyck

Reducing abstractness means making things more obvious for the person—show the object to the person, demonstrate the steps involved. Do not expect the person to anticipate an outing or visit to the doctor until the time comes. Reducing ...

Google previewGrammaticalization at Work (1997)

Studies of Long-term Developments in English by Matti Rissanen, Merja Kytö, Kirsi Heikkonen

Speaking about there compounds in Presentday English it seems that abstractness is the term that would characterize the compound adverbs most conveniently, e.g. therein is felt to be a more abstract spatial expression than the combination ...

Google previewThe Arbore Language (1984)

A First Investigation, Including a Vocabulary by Dick Hayward

The principle adopted here for constraining abstractness is that an underlying representation may only differ from its surface representation if the two can be linked by one or more exception-less rules. Thus, in situations of allomorphic variation ...

Google previewThe Catholic University Bulletin (1896)

Abstractness is a result of mental activity which grasps reality in a higher way than sense, and understands it ...

Google previewLevinas and the Ancients (2008)

by Brian Schroeder, Silvia Benso

face and evil's mutual abstractness is that they both signify a disruption without a corresponding leveling of being's horizon. In other words, despite this disturbance, the totality of being is defined neither in terms of pure evil nor of goodness.

Google previewGaither's Dictionary of Scientific Quotations (2008)

A Collection of Quotations Pertaining to Archaeology, Architecture, Astronomy, Biology, Botany, Chemistry, Cosmology, Darwinism, Death, Engineering, Geology, Life, Mathematics, Medicine, Nature, Nursing, Paleontology, Philosophy, Physics, Probability, Science, Statistics, Technology, Theory, Universe, and Zoology by Carl C. Gaither, Alma E. Cavazos-Gaither

ABSTRACTNESS Bell, E. T. (Eric Temple) 1883–1960 Scottish-American mathematician and educator The root of these troubles seems to be the unimaginative lack of a clearly recognized objective. — If the aim is merely to create new ...

Google previewThe International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia (1915)

by James Orr

Tendencies to Abstractness Transcendence Skepticism Immanence _ogos, Memra and Angels III.

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Scrabble value of A1B3S1T1R1A1C3T1N1E1S1S1

The value of this 12-letter word is 16 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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