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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (psychology) transfer of a response learned to one stimulus to a similar stimulus; Reasoning from detailed facts to basic principles;

Usage examples (35)
  • I have no idea if his generalization is any more accurate than the generalization in Discover.
  • "Every generalization is false, including this one."
  • Otherwise, this huge generalization is just plain silly.
  • Learning via generalization is easy, and it's also where stereotypes are reinforced. for more
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