cognitive factor

Definitions of cognitive factor
  1. noun
    something immaterial (as a circumstance or influence) that contributes to producing a result
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    divine guidance, inspiration
    (theology) a special influence of a divinity on the minds of human beings
    a factor causing trouble in achieving a positive result or tending to produce a negative result
    causal factor, determinant, determinative, determiner, determining factor
    a determining or causal element or factor
    problem, trouble
    a source of difficulty
    (a dated Briticism) a serious difficulty with which one is suddenly faced
    a difficulty that is hard to deal with
    a difficulty or flaw in a plan or operation
    a very disagreeable difficulty
    booby trap, pitfall
    an unforeseen or unexpected or surprising difficulty
    something outstandingly difficult
    balk, baulk, check, deterrent, handicap, hinderance, hindrance, impediment
    something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or progress
    clincher, decisive factor
    a point or fact or remark that settles something conclusively
    a cognitive factor that tends to have an effect on what you do
    a minor difficulty
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    cognition, knowledge, noesis
    the psychological result of perception and learning and reasoning
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