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One entry found for generalization.
Entry Word: generalization
Function: noun
Text: an idea or statement about all of the members of a group or all the instances of a situation <the generalization that children who like violent entertainment grow up to be violent criminals>
Synonyms aphorism, generality, maxim, stereotype
Related Words concept, conception, notion; precept, rule, rule of thumb; adage, proverb, saw, saying; cliché, commonplace, platitude, truism; hypothesis, proposition, theory