Nouns denoting cognitive processes and contents

feminism
a doctrine that advocates equal rights for women
 
Apollo program
a program of space flights undertaken by US to land a man on the Moon
 
inference
the reasoning involved in drawing a conclusion or making a logical judgment on the basis of circumstantial evidence and prior conclusions rather than on the basis of direct observation
 
theorisation
the production or use of theories
 
Fourier series
the sum of a series of trigonometric expressions; used in the analysis of periodic functions
 
malacology
the branch of zoology that studies the structure and behavior of mollusks
 
probable cause
(law) evidence sufficient to warrant an arrest or search and seizure
 
euphony
any agreeable (pleasing and harmonious) sounds
 
dark
an unenlightened state
 
teacher
a personified abstraction that teaches
 
Krishnaism
worship of Krishna the 8th avatar of Vishnu
 
pomology
the branch of botany that studies and cultivates fruits
 
periodontia
the branch of dentistry dealing with diseases of the gums and other structures around the teeth
 
star
the topology of a network whose components are connected to a hub
 
Islamophobia
prejudice against Muslims
 
vision
a vivid mental image
 
Utopianism
the political orientation of a Utopian who believes in impossibly idealistic schemes of social perfection
 
distance vision
vision for objects that a 20 feet or more from the viewer
 
prescriptive linguistics
an account of how a language should be used instead of how it is actually used; a prescription for the `correct' phonology and morphology and syntax and semantics
 
psycholinguistics
the branch of cognitive psychology that studies the psychological basis of linguistic competence and performance
 
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