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abstraction British & World English

The quality of dealing with ideas rather than events

abstraction English Thesaurus

his style of writing focuses on facts rather than abstractions

abstraction-monger British & World English

A scholar, thinker, etc., who shows a preference for abstract concepts over practical judgements or empirical facts.

precisive abstraction in precisive British & World English

That exactly separates or distinguishes one thing from another; limiting, determining. Chiefly Philosophy, especially in precisive abstraction.