Generalization meaning

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The act or an instance of generalizing.
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A principle, statement, or idea having general application.
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The definition of a generalization is a broad statement or idea that applies to a lot of people or situations.

When you make a general statement without details about what you see or hear, this is an example of a generalization.

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American and Oxford British English standard spelling of generalisation.
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The act or process of generalizing.
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A general idea, statement, etc. resulting from this; inference applied generally.
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Origin of generalization

  • general +‎ -ization

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