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oversimplification

Definitions

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  • noun An explanation that excludes important information for the sake of brevity, or of making the explanation or presentation easy to understand.
  • noun The process of making such an explanation.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a simplification that goes too far (to the point of misrepresentation)
  • noun an act of excessive simplification; the act of making something seem simpler than it really is

Etymologies

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over- +‎ simplification

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