noncognitive

adjective
non·​cog·​ni·​tive | \ ˌnän-ˈkäg-nə-tiv How to pronounce noncognitive (audio) \

Definition of noncognitive

: not cognitive: such as
a : not relating to or based on conscious intellectual activity noncognitive skills agitation, mood swings, and other noncognitive symptoms
b : not based on or capable of being reduced to empirical factual knowledge

First Known Use of noncognitive

1864, in the meaning defined above

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“Noncognitive.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/noncognitive. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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