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Definition of Notions

Notion
Notion No"tion, [L. notio, fr. noscere to know: cf. F. notion. See Know.] 1. Mental apprehension of whatever may be known or imagined; an idea; a conception; more properly, a general or universal conception, as distinguishable or definable by marks or not[ae]. What hath been generally agreed on, I content myself to assume under the notion of principles. --Sir I. Newton. Few agree in their notions about these words. --Cheyne. That notion of hunger, cold, sound, color, thought, wish, or fear which is in the mind, is called the ``idea' of hunger, cold, etc. --I. Watts. Notion, again, signifies either the act of apprehending, signalizing, that is, the remarking or taking note of, the various notes, marks, or characters of an object which its qualities afford, or the result of that act. --Sir W. Hamilton. 2. A sentiment; an opinion. The extravagant notion they entertain of themselves. --Addison. A perverse will easily collects together a system of notions to justify itself in its obliquity. --J. H. Newman. 3. Sense; mind. [Obs.] --Shak. 4. An invention; an ingenious device; a knickknack; as, Yankee notions. [Colloq.] 5. Inclination; intention; disposition; as, I have a notion to do it. [Colloq.]

Meaning of Notions from wikipedia

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- Williamson (c. 1730 – c. 1803), more commonly known by the nickname Johnnie Notions (pronounced [ˌdʒoni ˈnoʃəns], JOH-nee-NOH-shəns) was a self-taught physician...
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- " Rooms were changed from public to private as single entryways forced notions of entering a room with a specific purpose. Compared to the large scaled...
- CNN. Retrieved November 15, 2010. Like his father, the son also favors notions of limited government. "Libertarian would be a good description," Rand...
- The jazz album United Notions with Toshiko and her International Jazz ****tet was recorded in New York in 1958 and released on the Metrojazz label. The...
- Notions: Unlimited is a collection of science fiction short stories by Robert Sheckley. It was first published in 1960 by Bantam Books. It includes the...
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