Example sentences for: abstracting

How can you use “abstracting” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Last week an IUPUI student using indexing and abstracting tools in the library found references to articles which dealt precisely with the subject she had chosen for her term paper.

  • The Utah Cancer Registry ensures complete incidence and treatment information by abstracting information from hospital records, clinical and nursing home records, private pathology laboratories and radiotherapy units, and death certificates.

  • The Indexer is also the official journal of the following affiliated societies; information about membership can be sought at their respective addresses: American Society of Indexers, P.O. Box 386, Port Aransas, TX 78373, USA; Australian Society of Indexers, GPO Box 1251L, Melbourne, Victoria 3001, Australia; IASC (Indexing and Abstracting Society of Canada, P.O. Box 744, Station F, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4Y 2N6.

  • Scholars generally agree that the use of a numerical marking system preceded attempts at developing methods for transcribing language per se ; I find in accepting that fact some interesting implications for theories about how the mind works and, in particular, its capacity for abstracting.

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