"abstraction" Dutch translation
And the thing is, is that oil is really an abstraction for us as the American consumer.
So, at best, the image is meant to float away into abstraction and multiple truths and fantasy.
And so it keeps thinking out loud of its own abstraction. ~~~
All that time, the world only exists as an abstraction, as they are taught the values of their society.
And language can't be understood in its abstraction.
I must stress that the point at issue is not so much human dignity in the abstract, but people themselves.
It is easy for us in this House to talk about human rights in quite abstract terms.
I mentioned earlier the fact that music is a different capacity because it's abstract.
European citizenship is an abstract concept which lacks any legal form.
They do not want a Commission to interfere in this for the sake of an abstract principle.
Terrorism is an abstract term but it has a specific political bedrock.
in the abstract
Perhaps that distinction is valid from an abstract point of view, but in practice I do not think it holds water.
The White Paper provides only a very abstract definition of services of general interest and services of general economic interest.
It would not make sense to define general abstract criteria to this effect.
They represent an administratively allocated abstract right to pollute the atmosphere.
And I don't mean that in an abstract sense; I mean it rather literally.
So. ~~~ And this project here, I was working with the great abstract vocalist, Jaap Blonk.
ELA: You can get at some pretty abstract concepts with this sort of thing.
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Usage examples for "abstraction" in Dutch
absorbency · absorbent · absorbing · absorption · abstemious · abstention · abstersion · abstinence · abstract · abstracted · abstraction · abstractionism · abstractness · abstruse · abstruseness · absurd · absurdity · Abuja · abundance · abundant · abundantly
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