We have put together a list of words that are similar to GENERALIZATION.

10 Alternative Words Similar to generalization

2 Induction Noun      Synonym Words Like Induction
3 Abstraction Noun      Synonym Words Like Abstraction
4 Colligation Noun      Synonym Words Like Colligation
5 Idea Noun      Synonym Words Like Idea
6 Theorisation Noun      Synonym Words Like Theorisation
7 Theorization Noun      Synonym Words Like Theorization
8 Thought Noun      Synonym Words Like Thought
9 Transfer Noun      Synonym Words Like Transfer
10 Rule Noun      Hyponym Words Like Rule

10 definitions of generalization

1 The act or process of generalizing; the act of bringing individuals or particulars under a genus or class; deduction of a general principle from particulars.
2 A general inference.
3 reasoning from detailed facts to general principles
4 the process of formulating general concepts by abstracting common properties of instances
5 an idea or conclusion having general application
6 (psychology) transfer of a response learned to one stimulus to a similar stimulus
7 The act or an instance of generalizing.
8 A principle, statement, or idea having general application.
9 The act of generalizing; recognition of a character as being common to two or more objects; also, the process of forming a general notion.
10 Induction; an inference from the possession of a character by each individual or by some of the individuals of a class to its possession by all the individuals of that class; the observation that the known individuals of a species, or the known species of a genus, have a character in common, and the consequent attribution of that character to the whole class; also, a conclusion so reached.
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