[kuh n-sep-choo-uh l] /kənˈsɛp tʃu əl/
pertaining to or to the forming of .
relating to or concerned with concepts; abstract
concerned with the definitions or relations of the concepts of some field of enquiry rather than with the facts
1842, from conceptual + -ly (2).
1820, “pertaining to mental conception” (there is an isolated use from 1662), from Medieval Latin conceptualis, from Latin conceptus “a collecting, gathering, conceiving,” past participle of concipere (see conceive). Related: Conceptualism; conceptualist.
conceptual con·cep·tu·al (kən-sěp’chōō-əl)
Relating to concepts or the the formation of concepts.
- Conceptual model
noun a type of diagram which shows of a set of relationships between factors that are believed to impact or lead to a target condition; a diagram that defines theoretical entities, objects, or conditions of a system and the relationships between them Examples This conceptual model has been divided into a set of process flow […]
noun, Philosophy. 1. the doctrine that universals have real and independent existence.
[kuh n-sep-tuh s] /kənˈsɛp təs/ noun, plural conceptuses. 1. the embryo and associated membranes of humans and other highly developed animals. conceptus con·cep·tus (kən-sěp’təs) n. pl. con·cep·tus·es The products of conception; that is, the embryo, chorionic sac, placenta, and fetal membranes.
[kuh n-surn] /kənˈsɜrn/ verb (used with object) 1. to relate to; be connected with; be of interest or importance to; affect: The water shortage concerns us all. 2. to interest or engage (used reflexively or in the passive, often followed by with or in): She concerns herself with every aspect of the business. 3. to […]