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generalize

gen´er`al`ize
v. t.1.
[imp. & p. p. Generalized ; p. pr. & vb. n. Generalizing .]
1.To bring under a genus or under genera; to view in relation to a genus or to genera.
2.To apply to other genera or classes; to use with a more extensive application; to extend so as to include all special cases; to make universal in application, as a formula or rule.
3.To derive or deduce (a general conception, or a general principle) from particulars.
4.To speak in generalities; to talk in abstract terms.
v. i.1.To form into a genus; to view objects in their relations to a genus or class; to take general or comprehensive views.
Verb1.generalize - draw from specific cases for more general cases
2.generalize - speak or write in generalities
Synonyms: generalise
Antonyms:
particularise, particularize, specialise, specialize, specify - be specific about; "Could you please specify your criticism of my paper?"
3.generalize - cater to popular taste to make popular and present to the general public; bring into general or common use; "They popularized coffee in Washington State"; "Relativity Theory was vulgarized by these authors"
4.generalize - become systemic and spread throughout the body; "this kind of infection generalizes throughout the immune system"
Synonyms: generalise
analyze, apply reason, broaden, deal in generalities, deduce, ecumenicize, expand, extend, globalize, hypothesize, infer, intellectualize, logicalize, logicize, make a generalization, philosophize, provide a rationale, rationalize, reason, spread, syllogize, synthesize, theorize, universalize, use reason, widen
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general-purpose
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Generale dictum generaliter est interpretandum
Generale nihil certum implicat
Generale tantum valet in generalibus
Generalia
Generalia sunt praeponenda singularibus
Generalia verba sunt generaliter intelligenda
generalisation
generalise
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Generalissimo
generalist
Generality
Generalizable
Generalization
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Generalized
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Generally
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Generalness
Generalship
Generalty
Generant
Generate
Generation
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