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Noun
/ˈkänˌsept/,
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concepts, plural;
  1. An abstract idea; a general notion
    • - structuralism is a difficult concept
    • - the concept of justice
  2. A plan or intention; a conception
    • - the center has kept firmly to its original concept
  3. An idea or invention to help sell or publicize a commodity
    • - a new concept in corporate hospitality
  4. An idea or mental picture of a group or class of objects formed by combining all their aspects

  5. (of a car or other vehicle) Produced as an experimental model to test the viability of new design features


  1. an abstract or general idea inferred or derived from specific instances
  2. A concept (abstract term: conception) is a cognitive unit of meaning—an abstract idea or a mental symbol sometimes defined as a "unit of knowledge," built from other units which act as a concept's characteristics. ...
  3. In generic programming, a concept is a description of supported operations on a type, including syntax and semantics. In this way, concepts are related to abstract base classes but concepts do not require a subtype relationship. ...
  4. The Concept is the third album by American funk band Slave, released in 1978 (see 1978 in music).
  5. Bandwagonesque, released in 1991, is the third album by Scottish alternative rock band Teenage Fanclub. Bandwagonesque became famous by beating Nirvana's landmark album Nevermind to be voted 'album of the year' for 1991 by US rock magazine Spin. ...
  6. (Concept S) The Lamborghini Concept S is a concept car designed by Luc Donckerwolke, the head of Lamborghini design, using the Lamborghini Gallardo's floorplan. Shown at the 2005 Geneva Motor Show. It was intended to be a modern interpretation of the single-seat roadsters of the past. ...
  7. (Concepts (C++0x)) In the pending C++0x revision of the C++ programming language, concepts and the related notion of axioms were a proposed extension to C++'s template system, designed to improve compiler diagnostics and to allow programmers to codify in the program some formal properties of ...
  8. An understanding retained in the mind, from experience, reasoning and/or imagination; a generalization (generic, basic form), or abstraction (mental impression), of a particular set of instances or occurrences (specific, though different, recorded manifestations of the concept); In generic ...
  9. (concepting) The generation of new ideas
  10. (Concepts) Process · Process control block · Interrupt · Thread · Context switch · Scheduling
  11. (Concepts) are basic units of thought or categories with common properties. Artificial and natural concepts are examples. (see Concepts)
  12. (CONCEPTS) We feel that a comprehensive treatment of nonviolence, peace, and social justice would not be complete without including explanations of some of the terms and ideas which come into play. ...
  13. (CONCEPTS) Healthcare Leadership Consulting, LLC is a boutique firm poised to provide comprehensive career strategy and transition consulting, leadership seminars, and corporate consulting services.
  14. (Concepts) Avatar | Brahman | Dharma | Karma | Moksha | Maya | Ishta-Deva | Murti | Reincarnation | Samsara | Trimurti | Turiya
  15. (Concepts) Carson’s will provide food retail programs that can in-hence your food service program. There design was established based on years of experience in the food service industry. We have spent hours in research and development in customer demographics, products, recipes and ingredients. ...
  16. (Concepts) Colours & Colour Puzzles
  17. (Concepts) Earth observation satellite · Geographic information system (GIS) · Weather satellite
  18. (Concepts) Ideas For The Future
  19. (Concepts) Some people distinguish the psychological aspect of a brand from the experiential aspect. The experiential aspect consists of the sum of all points of contact with the brand and is known as the brand experience. ...
  20. (Concepts) the mental categories used to organize events and objects, are often arranged in hierarchical order from general to more specific—for example, organism, animal, vertebrate, quadruped, dog, collie. ...
  21. (Concepts) these are intangible attributes of something that is perceived using SRV. For example, the ideas of "good" or "important" are concepts.
  22. (Concepts) which shall help ensuring interoperability, ease of interaction or meet other goals. They should serve the end to end expectations of users. Pros and Cons can be discussed here.
  23. (The Concepts) Alternative energy is any other method of generating energy than the usual conventional ones of burning fuels and coals. It is any type of energy you can use that produce lesser pollution for the equivalent work.
  24. (concepts) General ideas that represent a “class” of objects with common traits. (Object-oriented thinking, in programming terms.) Any descendent object inherits traits of previous members, therefore a concept applying to previous members applies to the new object.
  25. (concepts) Mental categories that share common characteristics