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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Adjective- Having the power of knowing.

Usage examples (11)
  • Adjective : cognoscitive powers
  • But prudence does not pertain to the appetitive powers but rather to the cognoscitive.
  • Lastly, all special kinds of acts belong either to the appetitive or to the cognoscitive faculties.
  • Man is not simply knowledge and contemplation: he is also will, which contains in it the cognoscitive moment. for more
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