Raise Abstraction

The practice of refactoring a portion of code to raise the level of abstraction to a more suitable level for the problem at hand.

The result is a code base that is easier to understand and maintain.

Related patterns: -
  FacadePattern is used to wrap an entity in a higher-order abstraction
  ExtractMethod a facade for multiple statements achieving a cohesive step

-- RussFreeman
CategoryAbstraction

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