Introspective
Introspective In`tro*spec"tive, a. [Cf. F. introspectif.] [1913 Webster] 1. Inspecting within; seeing inwardly; capable of, or exercising, inspection; self-conscious. [1913 Webster]

2. Involving the act or results of conscious knowledge of physical phenomena; -- contrasted with {associational}. --J. S. Mill. [1913 Webster]


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