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abstract

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adjective
  • existing in thought or as an idea but not having a physical or practical existence [Barron]
  • having only intrinsic form with little or no attempt at pictorial representation or narrative content [Taisha]
  • theoretical; not concrete; nonrepresentational [Nandigam]

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