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Definition 1: the cognitive process of acquiring skill or knowledge - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where learning or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the child's acquisition of language

Synonyms for learning in the sense of this definition

(learning is a kind of ...) cognitive processes involved in obtaining and storing knowledge

(... is a kind of learning ) applying the mind to learning and understanding a subject (especially by reading)

"mastering a second language requires a lot of work" "no schools offer graduate study in interior design"

(... is a kind of learning ) learning so as to be able to remember verbatim

"the actor's memorization of his lines"

(... is a kind of learning ) learning to use a language

(... is a kind of learning ) a learning process in early life whereby species specific patterns of behavior are established

(... is a kind of learning ) learning (of values or attitudes etc.) that is incorporated within yourself

(... is a kind of learning ) the gradual process of acquiring knowledge

"education is a preparation for life" "a girl's education was less important than a boy's"

(... is a kind of learning ) learning and coming to understand ideas and information

"his appetite for facts was better than his digestion"

(... is a kind of learning ) learning that takes place as a normal part of cognitive development

(... is a kind of learning ) a learning process in which an organism's behavior becomes dependent on the occurrence of a stimulus in its environment

(... is a kind of learning ) application of a skill learned in one situation to a different but similar situation

Definition 2: profound scholarly knowledge - [noun denoting cognition]

Synonyms for learning in the sense of this definition

(learning is a kind of ...) knowledge acquired by learning and instruction

"it was clear that he had a very broad education"

(... is a kind of learning ) scholarly attainment

"he is a man of letters"

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