A general term for a mental category.

A general term for a universal, a category, or a mental label. A concept of something need not be verbal. For example, one has a concept of what a pretty face looks like, what one's mother looks like, what a good soup tastes like, what a properly tuned guitar sounds like, what a valid line of reasoning is, what one plus one equals, and so on.

Tibetan: rtog-pa

J Hopkins: conceptual consciousness; thought; investigation.

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Deutsch: Konzept
Français: concept
Italiano: concetto
Русский: концепция
Tiếng Việt: khái niệm

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