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- n. An explanation that excludes important information for the sake of brevity, or of making the explanation or presentation easy to understand.
- n. The process of making such an explanation.
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- n. a simplification that goes too far (to the point of misrepresentation)
- n. an act of excessive simplification; the act of making something seem simpler than it really is
over- + simplification (Wiktionary)