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abstract
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The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde - (13 chapter version)
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  • We have lost the abstract sense of beauty.
  • Art is more abstract than we fancy.

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as in: abstract thought Define
of a concept or idea not associated with any specific instance or more rarely: describing someone as distracted -- thinking about something outside of the immediate conversation or circumstances
as in: read the abstract Define
a summary; or to summarize -- especially academic writing
as in: abstract art Define
not representing or imitating external reality or the objects of nature
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