Of thought.   May also be referred to as concept and construct.

An abstract or general idea inferred or derived from specific instances.

This concept's ID is @1~31703


  • division 17 facts

    One of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute...

  • whole 4 facts

    All of something including all its component elements or parts; "Europe considered as a whole";...


  • law 40 facts

    A generalization that describes recurring facts or events in nature; "the laws of thermodyn...

  • possibility 7 facts

    A tentative insight into the natural world; a concept that is not yet verified but that...

Also contains

  • quantity 11 facts

    The concept that something has a magnitude and can be represented in mathematical expressions...

  • category 4 facts

    A general concept that marks divisions or coordinations in a conceptual scheme.

  • regulation 4 facts

    A principle or condition that customarily governs behavior; "it was his rule to take...

  • abstraction 4 facts

    A concept or idea not associated with any specific instance; "he loved her only in the...

  • law 3 facts

    A rule or body of rules of conduct inherent in human nature and essential to or binding upon...

  • attribute 3 facts

    A construct whereby objects or individuals can be distinguished; "self-confidence is not...

  • rule 3 facts

    (linguistics) a rule describing (or prescribing) a linguistic practice.

  • conceptualization 1 facts

    An elaborated concept.

  • notion 1 facts

    A general inclusive concept.

  • fact 0 facts

    A concept whose truth can be proved; "scientific hypotheses are not facts".

  • lexicalized concept 0 facts

    A concept that is expressed by a word (in some particular language).