Conceptual common denominator

If a concept inherits from more than one other concept, these additional concepts will be called conceptual common denominators. For example, we can classify a “human” entity into the concept “mammal” just as well as the concept “biped.”

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By Clemens Lode

Clemens Lode is a management consultant with focus on agile project management methods (check out He likes to summarize his insights into books, check out his philosophy series "Philosophy for Heroes" here: His core approach to philosophy and management is that people need to be more aware of their limits and ultimately their identity and their vulnerabilities.