from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Capable of being generalized.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Capable of being generalized, or reduced to a general form of statement, or brought under a general rule.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Capable of being generalized, or brought under a general rule, or referred to a particular class or genus. Also spelled generalisable.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
"If what we are seeing is even close to generalizable, that is a lot of excess children," said Dr. Rachel P.
"If what we are seeing is even close to generalizable, that is a lot of excess children," said Rachel Berger, a child abuse expert at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, who co-authored the study.
If I were more musically knowledgeable, I would try to make an argument about the difference 20 years or so makes for pop music, Black women, and cars, but I don't think I can manage it, at least on any kind of generalizable terms.
"generalizable" Judgments should apply to like cases and not be case-specific or subjective
The results from this survey are statistically generalizable to the overall U.S. population, with a margin of error of +/- 5.2%.
If you gather such evidence, the question arises to what extent it is generalizable.
How generalizable the Swedish model is to other countries, and in particular whether it would work in third world countries, is of course a separate question.
Though she acknowledges that her list is based on personal experience and therefore is not “generalizable,” many PoC (who live without such privilege) can vouch for her assertions.
* Like McIntosh, I do not mean to suggest that these advantages are “generalizable” (experienced equally by all writers who are white).
It was nice to see that our findings were generalizable and consistent with what we know about regular people.