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English noun: perfection

1. perfection (state) the state of being without a flaw or defect


Synonymsflawlessness, ne plus ultra


Broader (hypernym)state


Narrower (hyponym)cultivation, culture, dream, fare-thee-well, finish, intactness, polish, refinement


Attributeimperfect, perfect


Antonymsimperfection, imperfectness

2. perfection (cognition) an ideal instance; a perfect embodiment of a concept


Synonymsbeau ideal, idol, paragon


Broader (hypernym)ideal


Narrower (hyponym)gold standard

3. perfection (act) the act of making something perfect


Broader (hypernym)improvement









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