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Meaning of NOETIC

Pronunciation:  now'etik

WordNet Dictionary
[adj]  of or associated with or requiring the use of the mind; "intellectual problems"; "the triumph of the rational over the animal side of man"

NOETIC is a 6 letter word that starts with N.


 Synonyms: intellectual, mental, rational



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\No*et"ic\, Noetical \No*et"ic*al\, a. [Gr. ?, fr. ? to
perceive, ? mind, intellect.]
Of or pertaining to the intellect; intellectual.

      I would employ the word noetic to express all those
      cognitions which originate in the mind itself. --Sir W.

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