percipience

noun
per·​cip·​i·​ence | \ pər-ˈsi-pē-ən(t)s How to pronounce percipience (audio) \

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a novelist who reveals an exceptional percipience of human aspirations and desires

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1768, in the meaning defined above

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“Percipience.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/percipience. Accessed 9 Jul. 2020.

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