intellective
adjective Date: 15th century having, relating to, or belonging to the intellect ; rationalintellectively adverb

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  • Intellective — In tel*lec tive, a. [Cf. F. intellectif.] [1913 Webster] 1. Pertaining to, or produced by, the intellect or understanding; intellectual. [1913 Webster] 2. Having power to understand, know, or comprehend; intelligent; rational. Glanvill. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intellective — adjective a) Of, related to, or caused by the intellect. Intellective codes are those that have been designed to organize knowledge about some field, functioning as mental templates for understanding the world. A perfect example of an… …   Wiktionary

  • intellective — См. intellettivo …   Пятиязычный словарь лингвистических терминов

  • intellective — intellectively, adv. /in tl ek tiv/, adj. 1. having power to understand; intelligent; cognitive. 2. of or pertaining to the intellect. [1375 1425; late ME < L intellectivus. See INTELLECT, IVE] * * * …   Universalium

  • intellective — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Relating to or performed by the mind: cerebral, intellectual, mental, psychic, psychical, psychological. See THOUGHTS …   English dictionary for students

  • intellective — in·tel·lec·tive …   English syllables

  • intellective — /ɪntəˈlɛktɪv/ (say intuh lektiv) adjective 1. having power to understand; intelligent. 2. of or relating to the intellect. –intellectively, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • intellective — …   Useful english dictionary

  • THOMISME — Corps doctrinal à la fois philosophique et théologique que caractérisent une forte cohérence et des perspectives critiques, le thomisme s’est rapidement imposé à l’attention. Du vivant même de son auteur, l’accueil et les oppositions ne lui ont… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • intellectif — intellectif, ive (in tèl lè ktif, kti v ) adj. Appartenant à l intellect. La faculté, la puissance intellective.    S. f. L intellective, la faculté de concevoir, compréhension. HISTORIQUE    XIIIe s. •   La puissance intellective, par la cui… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

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