Sentence Examples


  • To abstraction and ignorance everything is possible."
  • Reason has three stages, in the highest of which the mind is able, by abstraction from earthly things, to rise to contemplatio or the vision of the divine.
  • These qualities are required all the more because, in order to make any further progress with such an inquiry as we have suggested, we have deliberately to make use of abstraction as an instrument of investigation.
  • Obviously in that time, the underlying technology kept shifting—computers went from electromechanical to relays to vacuum tubes to transistors and then to integrated circuits—and the abstraction, the calculations per second, kept doubling.
  • The abstraction keeps moving forward, and the technology races to keep up.

How would you define abstraction? Add your definition here.

comments powered by Disqus