Abstractiveness Ab*strac"tive*ness, n. The quality of being abstractive; abstractive property. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • abstractiveness — noun The property of being abstractive …   Wiktionary

  • abstractiveness — É™b stræktɪvnɪs n. abstractive property; quality of withdrawing …   English contemporary dictionary

  • abstractiveness — …   Useful english dictionary

  • abstractive — abstractively, adv. abstractiveness, n. /ab strak tiv/, adj. 1. having the power of abstracting. 2. pertaining to an abstract or summary. [1480 90; < ML abstractivus. See ABSTRACT, IVE] * * * …   Universalium

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