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Intellectual In`tel*lec"tu*al, n.
The intellect or understanding; mental powers or faculties.
Her husband, for I view far round, not nigh, Whose
higher intellectual more I shun. --Milton.
I kept her intellectuals in a state of exercise. --De
Intellectual In`tel*lec"tu*al (?; 135), a. [L. intellectualis:
cf. F. intellectuel.]
1. Belonging to, or performed by, the intellect; mental; as,
intellectual powers, activities, etc.
Logic is to teach us the right use of our reason or
intellectual powers. --I. Watts.
2. Endowed with intellect; having the power of understanding;
having capacity for the higher forms of knowledge or
thought; characterized by intelligence or mental capacity;
as, an intellectual person.
Who would lose, Though full of pain, this
intellectual being, Those thoughts that wander
through eternity? --Milton.
3. Suitable for exercising the intellect; formed by, and
existing for, the intellect alone; perceived by the
intellect; as, intellectual employments.
4. Relating to the understanding; treating of the mind; as,
intellectual philosophy, sometimes called ``mental'
Meaning of Intellectual from wikipedia
- An intellectual
is a person
thinking, research, and reflection about
society, proposes solutions
for its normative problems
- Intellectual property
(IP) is a category
that includes intangible creations
of the human
are many types
- Intellectual disability
(ID), also known
as general learning disability
****ation (MR), is a generalized neurodevelopmental disorder
- Intellectualism denotes
the use, development, and exercise
of the intellect; the practice
; and the Life of the Mind. In the field...
- In psychology, intellectualization
is a defense mechanism
by which reasoning
is used to block confrontation
with an unconscious conflict
and its ****ociated...
- Intellectual giftedness
is an intellectual ability significantly higher
than average. It is a characteristic
of children, variously
defined, that motivates...
- Intellectual virtues
of mind and character
that promote intellectual
thinking, and the pursuit
of truth. They include:...
- The World Intellectual Property Organization
(WIPO; French: Organisation mondiale
de la propriété intellectuelle
(OMPI)) is one of the 15 specialized
- The Agreement
on Trade-Related Aspects
of Intellectual Property Rights
(TRIPS) is an international legal agreement between
all the member nations
- An intellectual property infringement
is the infringement
of an intellectual property
are several types