gnosia

[nōsē-ə, -zē-ə]

n.

The perceptive faculty enabling one to recognize the form and the nature of persons and things.

Nearby words

  1. gnomist,
  2. gnomologic,
  3. gnomology,
  4. gnomon,
  5. gnomonic,
  6. gnosis,
  7. gnossus,
  8. gnostic,
  9. gnosticism,
  10. gnosticize


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