abstractly
adverb see abstract I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Abstractly — Ab stract ly (#; 277), adv. In an abstract state or manner; separately; absolutely; by itself; as, matter abstractly considered. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • abstractly — (adv.) late 14c., by itself, absolutely, from ABSTRACT (Cf. abstract) (adj.) + LY (Cf. ly) (2) …   Etymology dictionary

  • abstractly — adverb In an abstract state or manner; separately; absolutely; by itself; as, matter abstractly considered …   Wiktionary

  • abstractly — abstract ► ADJECTIVE 1) theoretical rather than physical or concrete. 2) (of art) achieving its effect through colour and shapes rather than attempting to represent recognizable reality. ► VERB 1) extract or remove. 2) consider theoretically or… …   English terms dictionary

  • abstractly — See abstracter. * * * …   Universalium

  • abstractly — É™b stræktlɪ adv. theoretically, hypothetically; distractedly, in an absent minded manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • abstractly — ab·stract·ly …   English syllables

  • abstractly — adverb in abstract terms • Ant: ↑concretely • Derived from adjective: ↑abstract …   Useful english dictionary

  • in abstracto — abstractly, intangibly, theoretically …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sufficient evidence — Abstractly, evidence of such probative value as to support the verdict of the jury or a finding of fact by the court. Practically, evidence such as will satisfy an unprejudiced mind of the truth of that which the court or jury has found to be the …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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