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Flattening the curve became an abstraction with no real meaning.
FLATTENING THE CURVE WORKED — UNTIL IT DIDN’TDYLAN SCOTTDECEMBER 31, 2020VOX
A thoughtful return to contextual advertising means that the industry will need to consider the whole person, rather than a collection of abstractions.
THE PROMISING POST-COOKIE WORLDRYAN BRICKLEMYERDECEMBER 4, 2020SEARCH ENGINE WATCH
In other words, their understanding doesn’t rely on the kind of abstraction of the world that text provides.
THIS COULD LEAD TO THE NEXT BIG BREAKTHROUGH IN COMMON SENSE AIKAREN HAONOVEMBER 6, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
This is a great book if you are looking for something with a little bit of abstraction and a lot of access to animals you won’t find out and about.
ANIMAL COFFEE TABLE BOOKS THAT MAKE GREAT GIFTS AND CONVERSATION FODDERPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMOCTOBER 1, 2020POPULAR SCIENCE
It suggests the model is actually capable of a certain level of abstraction, a fundamental skill for understanding the world.
THESE WEIRD, UNSETTLING PHOTOS SHOW THAT AI IS GETTING SMARTERKAREN HAOSEPTEMBER 25, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Anemia in these cases is probably due both to toxins and to abstraction of blood.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
Recovering from his fit of abstraction, Pyne, casting a final keen glance at the sleeper, walked out of the room.
DOPESAX ROHMER
Never affect a foolish reserve in a mixed company, keeping aloof from others as if in a state of mental abstraction.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
In their abstraction they had taken the long way home, instead of cutting directly across the ranch in the direction of the house.
THE OUTDOOR GIRLS IN THE SADDLELAURA LEE HOPE
But in this abstraction from all outward things, his worldly affairs went ever lower down.
RUTHELIZABETH CLEGHORN GASKELL

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