Generification

Generification

Ge*ner`i*fi*ca"tion\, n. [L. genus kind, class + -ficare (in comp.) to make. See -fy.] The act or process of generalizing.

Out of this the universal is elaborated by generification. --Sir W. Hamilton.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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