cognitive state


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Noun1.cognitive state - the state of a person's cognitive processes
interestedness - the state of being interested
amnesia, memory loss, blackout - partial or total loss of memory; "he has a total blackout for events of the evening"
paramnesia - (psychiatry) a disorder of memory in which dreams or fantasies are confused with reality
readiness, set - (psychology) being temporarily ready to respond in a particular way; "the subjects' set led them to solve problems the familiar way and to overlook the simpler solution"; "his instructions deliberately gave them the wrong set"
ivory tower - a state of mind that is discussed as if it were a place; "he lived in the ivory tower of speculation"; "they viewed universities as ivory towers"
consciousness - an alert cognitive state in which you are aware of yourself and your situation; "he lost consciousness"
unconsciousness - a state lacking normal awareness of the self or environment
subconsciousness - a state of mind not immediately available to consciousness
curiosity, wonder - a state in which you want to learn more about something
confusedness, disarray, mental confusion, muddiness, confusion - a mental state characterized by a lack of clear and orderly thought and behavior; "a confusion of impressions"
certainty - the state of being certain; "his certainty reassured the others"
doubt, doubtfulness, dubiety, dubiousness, incertitude, uncertainty - the state of being unsure of something
morbidness, morbidity - an abnormally gloomy or unhealthy state of mind; "his fear of being alone verges on morbidity"
preoccupancy, preoccupation, engrossment, absorption - the mental state of being preoccupied by something
inwardness - preoccupation especially with one's attitudes and ethical or ideological values; "the sensitiveness of James's characters, their seeming inwardness"; "inwardness is what an Englishman quite simply has, painlessly, as a birthright"
outwardness - concern with outward things or material objects as opposed to the mind and spirit; "what is the origin of the outwardness of our sensations of sound, smell, or taste"; "an abstract conception with feelings of reality and spatial outwardness attached to it"
mental condition, mental state, psychological condition, psychological state - (psychology) a mental condition in which the qualities of a state are relatively constant even though the state itself may be dynamic; "a manic state"
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However, a lawyer for Sokheng asked the court to consider his cognitive state when delivering a verdict, pushing for a light sentence.
Emotions are another kind of cognitive state sensing, in our view.
The key to overcoming this threat, he argues, lies in Fichte's doctrine of feeling, whereby the criterion of one's conviction lies, not in a cognitive state, but in an affective state.
In the past there is no study available in the region that has taken a cohort at the height of, and during the military personnel's deployment, except for the one that assessed changes in cognitive state at high altitude.
The language is graceful and agile, reflecting the cognitive state of a gratified young mother, and turns stiff as her circumstances change.
Therefore, it is the key to evaluate the students' cognitive state in the learning process.
And it says that charities and organisations need to recognise their duty of care to dementia sufferers who who could make an 'unwise decision' as a result of their cognitive state.
I will monitor the dynamic changes in electrophysiological brain responses, as well as overt anticipatory behaviour, over the course of learning in order to capture the changes of anticipatory responses online, and I will apply Bayesian neural network modelling to infer the neural and cognitive state changes underlying these response changes.
The CSAI-2 measures levels of somatic state anxiety, cognitive state anxiety, and state self-confidence prior to a competitive event.
Mini-Mental State: a practical method for grading the cognitive state of patients for the clinician.
Under the light controlled condition, there are 10 features (Table 1) showing significant difference between the high cognitive state and low cognitive state.

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