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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. abstract, the abstract: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. abstract: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  3. abstract: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. abstract: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. abstract, abstract, abstract: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. abstract: Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, 11th Edition [home, info]
  7. Abstract, abstract: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. abstract, the abstract: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Abstract: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. abstract: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. abstract: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  12. abstract: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. abstract: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. abstract: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. abstract: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. abstract: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. abstract: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. Abstract (album), Abstract (art), Abstract (law), Abstract (philosophy), Abstract (summary), Abstract: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Abstract: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. abstract: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. abstract: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. abstract, abstract: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. abstract: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. abstract: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. abstract: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. abstract: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. abstract: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. abstract: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. Abstract: ArtLex Lexicon of Visual Art Terminology [home, info]
  2. abstract: The Organon: A Conceptually Indexed Dictionary (by Genus and Differentia) [home, info]
  3. abstract: Literary Criticism [home, info]
  4. abstract: ODLIS: Online Dictionary of Library and Information Science [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (7 matching dictionaries)
  1. abstract: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  2. abstract: Law.com Dictionary [home, info]
  3. abstract: Everybody's Legal Dictionary [home, info]
  4. abstract: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  5. Abstract (disambiguation), abstract: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  6. abstract: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]
  7. Abstract (of Title), Abstract: WashingtonPost.com: Business [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Abstract (disambiguation), abstract: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. abstract: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. abstract: Glossary of HIV/AIDS Related Terms [home, info]
  3. Abstract (disambiguation), abstract: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. ABSTRACT, ABSTRACT, ABSTRACT: Terminology and Descriptions of Geneaological Words [home, info]
  2. abstract: Genealogy Glossary [home, info]
  3. abstract: A Brief Critical Dictionary of Education [home, info]
  4. abstract: Idioms [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. ABSTRACT: Irivng Hexham's Concise Dictionary of Religion [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Abstract, The Abstract: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (abstract)

noun:  a concept or idea not associated with any specific instance ("He loved her only in the abstract--not in person")
noun:  a sketchy summary of the main points of an argument or theory
verb:  consider a concept without thinking of a specific example; consider abstractly or theoretically
verb:  consider apart from a particular case or instance ("Let's abstract away from this particular example")
verb:  give an abstract (of)
verb:  make off with belongings of others
adjective:  not representing or imitating external reality or the objects of nature ("A large abstract painting")
adjective:  existing only in the mind; separated from embodiment ("Abstract words like `truth' and `justice'")
adjective:  dealing with a subject in the abstract without practical purpose or intention ("Abstract reasoning")
adjective:  based on specialized theory

Word origin

Phrases that include abstract:   abstract noun, abstract syntax, in the abstract, case abstract, abstract vector space, more...

Words similar to abstract:   precis, abstracted, abstracting, abstraction, abstractionist, abstractly, abstractness, cabbage, filch, hook, lift, nobble, nonfigurative, nonobjective, outline, pilfer, pinch, purloin, snarf, sneak, more...

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