• (British) IPA: /kənˈsɛptjʊəl/
  • (GA) IPA: /kənˈsɛptʃuəl/


  1. Of, or relating to concepts or mental conception; existing in the imagination.
    We defined a conceptual model before designing the real thing.
    • 1992, Rudolf M[athias] Schuster, The Hepaticae and Anthocerotae of North America: East of the Hundredth Meridian, volume V, New York, N.Y.: Columbia University Press, →ISBN, page viii:
      The repeated exposure, over decades, to most taxa here treated has resulted in repeated modifications of both diagnoses and discussions, as initial ideas of the various taxa underwent—often repeated—conceptual modification.
  2. Of or relating to conceptualism.
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  • Portuguese: conceitual, conceptual

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