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understanding

Philosophy archaic the mind, esp the faculty of reason

understanding

see MEANINGFUL UNDERSTANDING AND EXPLANATION, VERSTEHEN.
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So far we have found four ways of understanding words:
In this case, both the active and passive understanding of words is different from what it is when words are used demonstratively.
In this and other ways the understanding of a word often comes to be quite free from imagery; but in first learning the use of language it would seem that imagery always plays a very important part.
The theoretical understanding of words involves only the power of associating them correctly with other words; the practical understanding involves associations with other bodily movements.
But perhaps most irksome to me is its leaving understanding out of the picture entirely.
They have to be able to assist their clients in understanding how to value a property beyond the cost of land and construction and incorporate income into the equation so that a client can get maximum leverage on borrowing.
* Establishing a shared understanding of the responsibilities, tasks, and challenges of the role; and articulating the knowledge, skills, or abilities (competencies) required for successful performance in the program manager position
One student aptly expressed that "there was a learning curve when you met the new group members." According to the students, the learning included developing a relationship between the group members, creating an environment whereby each member was allowed to fully participate, understanding the different learning strategies used by each member, building a basis of understanding, and learning to work together.
Participating dioceses are concerned with the correct liturgical understanding of the sacrament and want to return it to the original order of Baptism, Confirmation, and Eucharist.
Maintenance: Must have an understanding of the maintenance requirements and potential failure of the valve along with priority level to ensure an action plan is in place for replacement or in case of a shutdown.
The panel recommended that auditors should be required to possess a "far deeper understanding" of the client's business, risks and controls, in addition to designing and performing substantive tests to detect fraud.
* comprehensive understanding of other cultures and lifestyles to deliver even better service and satisfaction to victims.