Definition of Objectification in English :

Define Objectification in English

Objectification meaning in English

Meaning of Objectification in English

Pronunciation of Objectification in English

Objectification pronunciation in English

Pronounce Objectification in English


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1. objectification

the act of representing an abstraction as a physical thing

2. objectification

a concrete representation of an abstract idea or principle

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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verb -fies, -fying or -fied
to represent concretely; present as an object
. Also: objectivate

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verb transitiveWord forms: obˈjectiˌfied or obˈjectiˌfying
to give objective form to; make objective or concrete; externalize

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tr.v. ob·jec·ti·fied, ob·jec·ti·fy·ing, ob·jec·ti·fies
1. To present or regard as an object: "Because we have objectified animals, we are able to treat them impersonally" (Barry Lopez).
2. To make objective, external, or concrete: thoughts objectified in art.

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