HyperDic: learning

English > 2 senses of the word learning:
NOUNcognitionlearning, acquisitionthe cognitive process of acquiring skill or knowledge
cognitionlearning, eruditeness, erudition, learnedness, scholarship, encyclopedism, encyclopaedismprofound scholarly knowledge
learning > pronunciation
Soundsler'nihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > learning: 2 senses > noun 1, cognition
MeaningThe cognitive process of acquiring skill or knowledge.
Synonymacquisition
NarrowerconditioningA learning process in which an organism's behavior becomes dependent on the occurrence of a stimulus in its environment
developmental learningLearning that takes place as a normal part of cognitive development
digestionLearning and coming to understand ideas and information
educationThe gradual process of acquiring knowledge
imprintingA learning process in early life whereby species specific patterns of behavior are established
internalization, internalisation, incorporationLearning (of values or attitudes etc.) that is incorporated within yourself
language learningLearning to use a language
memorization, memorisation, committal to memoryLearning so as to be able to remember verbatim
study, workapplying the mind to learning and understanding a subject / subject (especially by reading)
transfer, transfer of training, carry-overapplication of a skill learned in one situation to a different but similar situation
Broaderbasic cognitive processcognitive processes involved in obtaining and storing knowledge
Spanishadquisición, aprendizaje
Catalanadquisició, aprenentatge
English > learning: 2 senses > noun 2, cognition
Meaningprofound scholarly knowledge.
Synonymseruditeness, erudition, learnedness, scholarship, encyclopedism, encyclopaedism
Narrowerlettersscholarly attainment
Broadereducationknowledge acquired by learning and instruction
Spanishaprendizaje, beca, ciencia, conocimiento, enciclopedismo, erudición, ilustración, sabiduría
Catalanciència, erudició

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