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generalisation definition

  • noun:
    • The formula of general concepts from particular instances by abstracting common properties.
    • Inductive thinking from detail by detail details to basic principles.
    • thinking from detailed realities to general maxims
    • the process of formulating general ideas by abstracting common properties of cases
    • a concept or summary having general application
    • (psychology) transfer of a response learned to at least one stimulus to an equivalent stimulation
    • The formulation of general ideas from particular circumstances by abstracting common properties.
    • The formula of basic concepts from certain instances by abstracting common properties.
    • Inductive thinking from step-by-step details to general concepts.
    • Inductive reasoning from detail by detail realities to basic principles.
    • thinking from step-by-step details to basic axioms
    • reasoning from detail by detail realities to general principles
    • the entire process of formulating basic ideas by abstracting typical properties of instances
    • an idea or summary having general application
    • (therapy) transfer of a response discovered to one stimulus to an identical stimulation
    • the entire process of formulating basic ideas by abstracting typical properties of circumstances
    • a notion or summary having basic application
    • (therapy) transfer of a reply discovered to at least one stimulus to an identical stimulation
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