Meaning of CONCEPTUAL in English


I. kənˈsepchə(wə)l, (ˈ)kän|s-, -psh- adjective

Etymology: Medieval Latin conceptualis, from Late Latin conceptus thought + Latin -alis -al — more at concept

: of or relating to concepts

the schizophrenic shows a loss in the ability to abstract or do conceptual thinking — Louise Heathers

• con·cep·tual·ly -)lē, -li adverb

II. adjective

: of, relating to, or being conceptual art

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