a branch of ethology concerned with the influence of conscious awareness and intention on the behaviour of an animal
- Cognitive itch
noun See earworm
- Cognitive laterality quotient
cognitive laterality quotient n. A test designed to measure the difference in cognitive performance of left and right sides of the brain.
[kog-ni-tiv] /ˈkɒg nɪ tɪv/ adjective 1. of or relating to ; concerned with the act or process of knowing, perceiving, etc. : cognitive development; cognitive functioning. 2. of or relating to the mental processes of perception, memory, judgment, and reasoning, as contrasted with emotional and volitional processes. /ˈkɒɡnɪtɪv/ adjective 1. of or relating to cognition […]
noun 1. Psychology. a mental picture of one’s physical or spatial environment. noun 1. (psychol) a mental map of one’s environment