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General dictionaries General (11 matching dictionaries)
  1. abstracting: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  2. abstracting: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  3. Abstracting, abstracting: Wordnik [home, info]
  4. Abstracting: Wiktionary [home, info]
  5. Abstracting, abstracting: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  6. Abstracting: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  7. Abstracting: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  8. Abstracting: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  9. abstracting: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  10. abstracting: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  11. abstracting: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. abstracting: ODLIS: Online Dictionary of Library and Information Science [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. abstracting: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. abstracting: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. abstracting: Medical 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

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