Nouns denoting cognitive processes and contents

execration
the object of cursing or detestation; that which is execrated
 
audio lingual acquisition
system of language acquisition focusing intensively on listening and speaking
 
mnemonics
a method or system for improving the memory
 
subconsciousness
a state of mind not immediately available to consciousness
 
Mohammedanism
the monotheistic religious system of Muslims founded in Arabia in the 7th century and based on the teachings of Muhammad as laid down in the Koran
 
virology
the branch of medical science that studies viruses and viral diseases
 
sociobiology
the branch of biology that conducts comparative studies of the social organization of animals (including human beings) with regard to its evolutionary history
 
spherical geometry
(mathematics) the geometry of figures on the surface of a sphere
 
technique
skillfulness in the command of fundamentals deriving from practice and familiarity
 
euthenics
the study of methods of improving human well-being and efficient functioning by improving environmental conditions
 
unsoundness
a misconception that is fallacious and not true or valid
 
elicitation
stimulation that calls up (draws forth) a particular class of behaviors
 
Arrhenius theory of dissociation
(chemistry) theory that describes aqueous solutions in terms of acids (which dissociate to give hydrogen ions) and bases (which dissociate to give hydroxyl ions); the product of an acid and a base is a salt and water
 
mosaic culture
a highly diverse culture
 
Grimm's law
a sound law relating German consonants and consonants in other Indo-European languages
 
stigmatism
normal eyesight
 
multiple
the product of a quantity by an integer
 
deviation
the difference between an observed value and the expected value of a variable or function
 
memory
the cognitive processes whereby past experience is remembered
 
theorem
an idea accepted as a demonstrable truth
 
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