intellectual nourishment

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Noun1.intellectual nourishment - anything that provides mental stimulus for thinking
cognitive content, mental object, content - the sum or range of what has been perceived, discovered, or learned
pabulum - insipid intellectual nourishment
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Books are the sources of intellectual nourishment. Schools without textbooks are like restaurants without food," the Senate leader said in statement.
The later plays a positive role in the physical prosperity of a people, the former plays a vital role in intellectual nourishment. The trend to visit libraries is diminishing day by day.
Akin to a fountainhead of intellectual nourishment, the festival is helping people assimilate, analyse and disseminate the commonalities that bind humanity even while helping them understand the differences between them in order to respect and celebrate them.
By contrast, his art school years at Kent State University provided the intellectual nourishment and spiritual encouragement to be, whether by nature or lack of nurture, funny, critical, and weird.
It focuses on the role of imagination in education and learning, integrating the artistic, practical and intellectual nourishment of its students.
But a lost generation of children is denied education and intellectual nourishment at a crucial stage of their lives.
The Marie Antoinettes of today proclaim, "Let them take tests," callously brushing aside the needs of our children for intellectual nourishment.
This conference proceeding is too rich to be given proper justice in this review; it offers much intellectual nourishment to readers of different backgrounds.
When once I would have scoured the Hay Festival brochure for more cerebral reasons - now I was hastily scouring the festival's children's strand Hay Fever for my intellectual nourishment.
First two days is focused on intellectual nourishment and last day of the event is reserved exclusively to ensure this is extended to body, mind & soul so that the CIOs arrive back charged on all fronts to transform IT as business driver and differentiator.
An explosion of citizen weblogs, providing more intellectual nourishment and resonance than a thousand flat-footed newspaper opinion sections.
Our education programme will provide intellectual nourishment and expose everyone to new ideas, to new cultures and to new experiences," explained Hoda Ibrahim Al Khamis Kanoo, Founder and Artistic Director of the Abu Dhabi Festival.

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