Generalize

Pronunciation: /ˈdʒɛn ər əˌlaɪz/ Explain

To generalize is to take specific results and apply them to a larger class of objects. A generalization is the result of generalizing. The phrase 'in general' is used to state a generalization of the case.

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McAdams, David E. Generalize. 7/11/2018. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. http://www.allmathwords.org/en/g/generalize.html.

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7/10/2018: Removed broken links, updated license, implemented new markup, implemented new Geogebra protocol. (McAdams, David E.)
6/7/2008: Corrected spelling. (McAdams, David E.)
7/14/2007: Initial version. (McAdams, David E.)

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