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1. Psychol
a. the capacity for understanding one's own or another's mental processes
b. the immediate understanding of the significance of an event or action
2. Psychiatry the ability to understand one's own problems, sometimes used to distinguish between psychotic and neurotic disorders


A simulation and modelling language especially for health care problems.

["Simulation Modeling with INSIGHT", S.D. Roberts Proc 1983 Winter Sim Conf, S.D. Roberts et al eds, pp.7-16].
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8220;This partnership goes beyond demonstrating the effectiveness of Savanna analytics and reselling great technology, having personally worked with Thetus over the last 6 years, I know that this partnership will enable Insightful Futures to deliver better services, in more effective ways, to our clients in Asia Pacific, as well as our US client base.
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SEATTLE -- Insightful Corporation (NASDAQ: IFUL), a leading provider of predictive analytics and reporting solutions, has scheduled the announcement of its first quarter 2008 financial results and conference call for Thursday, May 1, 2008, after market close.
SEATTLE -- Insightful Corporation (Nasdaq:IFUL), a leading provider of predictive analytics and reporting solutions, announced today the company will be exhibiting at the American Conference on Pharmacometrics from March 9, 2008 through March 12, 2008 at the Westward Look Resort in Tucson, Arizona.
This year's winners have delivered innovative solutions to important issues facing their businesses," said Jeff Coombs, president and chief executive officer of Insightful.
0 is a breakthrough in providing scalable commercial deployment for the latest and most advanced econometric models," said Jeff Coombs, president and CEO of Insightful.
SEATTLE -- Insightful Corporation (NASDAQ: IFUL), announced today the sale of its InFact search technology and associated intellectual property rights to Hypertext Solutions Inc.