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Definition 1: the psychological result of perception and learning and reasoning - [noun denoting tops]

Synonyms for cognition in the sense of this definition

(cognition is a kind of ...) a feature of the mental life of a living organism

(... is a kind of cognition ) a person or thing equal to another in value or measure or force or effect or significance etc

"send two dollars or the equivalent in stamps"

(... is a kind of cognition ) (psychology) the performance of some composite cognitive activity; an operation that affects mental contents

"the process of thinking" "the cognitive operation of remembering"

(... is a kind of cognition ) a mental process that you are not directly aware of

"the process of denial"

(... is a kind of cognition ) knowledge gained by perceiving

"a man admired for the depth of his perception"

(... is a kind of cognition ) the complex composition of knowledge as elements and their combinations

"his lectures have no structure"

(... is a kind of cognition ) the sum or range of what has been perceived, discovered, or learned

(... is a kind of cognition ) knowledge acquired through study or experience or instruction

(... is a kind of cognition ) all that is remembered of the past as preserved in writing; a body of knowledge

"the dawn of recorded history" "from the beginning of history"

(... is a kind of cognition ) something immaterial (as a circumstance or influence) that contributes to producing a result

(... is a kind of cognition ) knowledge of how something is usually done

"it is not the local practice to wear shorts to dinner"

(... is a kind of cognition ) that which is responsible for one's thoughts, feelings, and conscious brain functions; the seat of the faculty of reason

"his mind wandered" "I couldn't get his words out of my head"

(... is a kind of cognition ) an abstract mental location

"he has a special place in my thoughts" "a place in my heart" "a political system with no place for the less prominent groups"

(... is a kind of cognition ) knowledge that is available to anyone

(... is a kind of cognition ) the body of ideas that determine the knowledge that is intellectually certain at any particular time

(... is a kind of cognition ) possession of the qualities (especially mental qualities) required to do something or get something done

"danger heightened his powers of discrimination"

(... is a kind of cognition ) lack of ability (especially mental ability) to do something

(... is a kind of cognition ) all of the words in a language; all word forms having meaning or grammatical function

(... is a kind of cognition ) a language user's knowledge of words

(... is a kind of cognition ) a complex mental state involving beliefs and feelings and values and dispositions to act in certain ways

"he had the attitude that work was fun"

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