cogito

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co·gi·to

noun \ˈkä-gi-ˌtō, ˈkō-, ˈkä-ji-\

Definition of COGITO

1
:  the philosophic principle that one's existence is demonstrated by the fact that one thinks
2
:  the intellectual processes of the self or ego

Origin of COGITO

New Latin cogito, ergo sum, literally, I think, therefore I am, principle stated by René Descartes
First Known Use: 1838

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