Of cognition.   May also be referred to as ability.

Possession of the qualities (especially mental qualities) required to do something or get something done; "danger heightened his powers of discrimination".

This concept's ID is @1~30584


  • accomplishment 13 facts

    An ability that has been acquired by training.

  • intelligence 13 facts

    The ability to comprehend; to understand and profit from experience.

  • creativity 7 facts

    The ability to create.

  • module 6 facts

    One of the inherent cognitive or perceptual powers of the mind.

  • aptitude 3 facts

    Inherent ability.

  • originality 3 facts

    The ability to think and act independently.

  • know-how 3 facts

    The (technical) knowledge and skill required to do something.

  • skill 2 facts

    Ability to produce solutions in some problem domain; "the skill of a well-trained boxer";...

  • leadership 2 facts

    The ability to lead; "he believed that leadership can be taught".

  • superior skill 1 facts

    More than ordinary ability.

  • capacity 1 facts

    The power to learn or retain knowledge; in law, the ability to understand the facts and...

  • hand 0 facts

    Ability; "he wanted to try his hand at singing".

  • bilingualism 0 facts

    The ability to speak two languages colloquially.