concept definition

  • noun:
    • a broad concept derived or inferred from certain cases or events.
    • some thing created in mind; a thought or thought. See Synonyms at concept.
    • A scheme; an agenda: "began seeking an agency to manage a brand new restaurant concept” ( ADWEEK).
    • an awareness retained inside head, from knowledge, reasoning and/or imagination; a generalization (general, fundamental type), or abstraction (emotional effect), of a certain group of cases or occurrences (specific, though various, recorded manifestations associated with idea).
    • In general development, a description of supported businesses on a sort, including their particular syntax and semantics.
    • An abstract general conception; a notion; a universal.
    • A general notion; the predicate of a (feasible) judgment; a complex of characters; the immediate object of idea in easy apprehension. Conception is placed on both act while the item in conceiving; concept is fixed to the item.
    • an abstract or basic idea inferred or produced by certain circumstances

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