ab‧strac‧tion noun வேறுபடுத்தல் , எடுத்துவிடல் , களவாடல்

1 [countable] a general idea about a type of situation, thing, or person rather than a specific example from real life:

  • He’s always talking in abstractions.
2 [uncountable] when you do not notice what is happening around you because you are thinking carefully about something else:

  • She rocked the baby gently, gazing in abstraction at the flickering fire.
3 [uncountable] the use of shapes and patterns that do not look like real things
© englishfortamils.com/ englishtamilenglish.com 2011 . Team work : Tamil Students Association - University of Illinois - Chicago / Special Thanks To: OXFORD DICTIONARY, Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary and Tamil Dictionaries