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Synonyms for abstract

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Synonyms for abstract

existing only in concept and not in reality

concerned primarily with theories rather than practical matters

a short summary or version prepared by cutting down a larger work

to remove from association with

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Synonyms for abstract

a concept or idea not associated with any specific instance

a sketchy summary of the main points of an argument or theory

consider a concept without thinking of a specific example

make off with belongings of others

consider apart from a particular case or instance

give an abstract (of)

existing only in the mind

not representing or imitating external reality or the objects of nature

dealing with a subject in the abstract without practical purpose or intention

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Many studies are initially presented and summarized in abstract form at these meetings, and attendees take the opportunity of exchanging of ideas and immediate feedback by professional colleagues.
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Nurses involved in innovative practice and research are invited to submit abstracts for poster presentation at the Wisconsin Nurses Association's Annual Convention Thursday October 18 through Saturday, October 20, 2012 in Stevens Point, Wisconsin.
Secondly, Rathbone as in Bastomi (2006) suggests a guide of abstract writing as follows: 1) it should recount the main points of the text; 2) it serves a report in miniature; 3) it resembles a table of contents.
Reading an abstract has never been a substitute for reading the article: crucial details of the study...
A well-written abstract should tell the same story by answering the same questions.
Although the abstract reviewer selection process has improved in recent years, nearly 40% of abstracts continue to be rated by among the most inexperienced (and nontenured) researchers in the profession.
The abstract is a segment of the scientific article placed at the beginning of such and which rapidly and precisely guides us on the nature of the information we will find in the complete manuscript (1).
Session topic proposal deadline: 1 April 2019 Abstract deadline: 1 August 2019
Genmab A/S (CPH:GEN), a biotechnology company specialising in the creation and development of differentiated antibody therapeutics for the treatment of cancer, announced on Wednesday that 14 industry sponsored abstracts regarding Genmab programmes were accepted for presentation at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting, taking place in Chicago from 31 May 2019 to 4 June 2019.
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In a study evaluating the interval between presentation of an abstract in a congress and its publication in a peer-reviewed journal as an article, it was reported that 90% of the abstracts that have been published as articles were published within four years (9).
Some journals (e.g., Methods in Ecology and Evolution and BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology) now require authors to produce a tweetable abstract as well as a traditional one.