cognitive science

noun

Definition of cognitive science

:an interdisciplinary science that draws on many fields (such as psychology, artificial intelligence, linguistics, and philosophy) in developing theories about human perception, thinking, and learning

cognitive scientist

noun

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First Known Use of cognitive science

1975


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cognitive science

noun

medical Definition of cognitive science

:an interdisciplinary science that draws on many fields (as psychology, artificial intelligence, linguistics, and philosophy) in developing theories about human perception, thinking, and learning

cognitive scientist

noun

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