Conceptual cognition

The cognition of an object through the medium of a metaphysical entity, namely a universal, a category, or a mental label. Conceptual cognition imputes (mentally labels) a metaphysical entity on the object that the mental aspect it assumes resembles, and mixes and confuses the two.

Tibetan: rtog-pa

J. Hopkins: conceptual consciousness; thought; investigation.


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العربية: الإدراك النظري
Italiano: cognizione concettuale
Русский: концептуальное познание

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