Cognitive definition

kŏgnĭ-tĭv
Of, characterized by, involving, or relating to cognition.
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The definition of cognitive is relating to thinking or reasoning.

Processes that require thinking and reasoning are examples of cognitive processes.

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Having a basis in or reducible to empirical factual knowledge.
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The part of mental functions that deals with logic, as opposed to affective which deals with emotions.
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Of, characterized by, involving, or relating to cognition.
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Origin of cognitive

  • From Latin cognitus, perfect passive participle of cognosco (“I know") + adjective suffix -ivus.

    From Wiktionary