TITLE

cognition

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p443
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "cognition" is presented. Cognition refers to the thinking skills that include language use, calculation, perception, memory, awareness, reasoning, judgment, learning, intellect, social skills, and imagination. The term originated from the word "cognoscere" which means to know.
ACCESSION #
21223550

 

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