- a) The process of concretizing a general principle or idea by delineating, particularizing, or exemplifying it.
There are certain fields in general economics that are at present not so much in need of a broadening of the theoretical basis as in need of a minute working-out and concretization.b) Something specific which is the result of a process of concretizing a general principle or idea.
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