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in·tel·lec·tu·al

 (ĭn′tl-ĕk′cho͞o-əl)
adj.
1.
a. Of or relating to the intellect.
b. Rational rather than emotional: an intellectual decision.
2. Appealing to or engaging the intellect: an intellectual book; an intellectual problem.
3.
a. Having or showing intellect, especially to a high degree. See Synonyms at intelligent.
b. Given to activities or pursuits that require exercise of the intellect.
n.
An intellectual person.

[Middle English, from Old French intellectuel, from Late Latin intellēctuālis, from Latin intellēctus, intellect; see intellect.]

in′tel·lec′tu·al′i·ty (-ăl′ĭ-tē) n.
in′tel·lec′tu·al·ly adv.
in′tel·lec′tu·al·ness n.
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Adv.1.intellectually - in an intellectual manner; "intellectually gifted children"; "intellectually influenced"
Translations

intellectually

[ˌɪntɪˈlektjʊəlɪ] ADV [stimulating, demanding, inferior] → intelectualmente; (= from an intellectual point of view) → intelectualmente, desde el punto de vista del intelecto

intellectually

[ˌɪntɪˈlɛktʃuəli] advintellectuellementintellectual property npropriété f intellectuelle

intellectually

advintellektuell; intellectually demanding workintellektuell anspruchsvolle Arbeit; he always approaches emotional problems much too intellectuallyer geht an Gefühlsprobleme immer viel zu verstandesmäßig heran

intellectually

[ɪntɪˈlɛktjʊəlɪ] advintellettualmente
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This being, made only for happiness, and heretofore so miserably failing to be happy,--his tendencies so hideously thwarted, that, some unknown time ago, the delicate springs of his character, never morally or intellectually strong, had given way, and he was now imbecile,--this poor, forlorn voyager from the Islands of the Blest, in a frail bark, on a tempestuous sea, had been flung, by the last mountain-wave of his shipwreck, into a quiet harbor.
Shelby was a woman of high class, both intellectually and morally.
Will not man grow to greater perfection intellectually as well as physically under these influences?
The king looked puzzled -- he wasn't a very heavy weight, intellectually.
My rich cousin (who is intellectually fit to be at the tail of the family, and who is, therefore, as a matter of course, at the head of it) has been good enough to remember my existence; and has offered his influence to serve my eldest boy.
Intellectually she fell still further short of his hopes.
But for purposes of analysis, and setting the wholeness of aesthetic impression aside for a moment, we can intellectually so separate them.
He had said that he wanted to improve his mind, but he would have felt a certain embarrassment, a certain shame, even--a false shame, possibly--if he had caught himself looking intellectually into the mirror.
Victor Lavalle tells us of that historic collision (en plane) on the flank of Hecla between Herrera, then a pillar of the Spanish school, and the man destined to confute his theories and lead him intellectually captive.
She thinks everything of her brother, and thinks it natural that she should be afraid of him, not only physically (for this IS natural, as he is enormously tall and strong, and has very big fists), but morally and intellectually.
They may have progressed intellectually in process of time.
Moreover, his affection itself was less fire than radiance, and, with regard to the other sex, when he ceased to believe he ceased to follow: contrasting in this with many impressionable natures, who remain sensuously infatuated with what they intellectually despise.