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cognitive

a process of information storage andretrieval, which can be utilised flexibly in behaviour. Inhumans, cognitive?relates to mental operations sometimestermed thought processes, eg reasoning, calculation andplanning.

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June 22nd 2021

cognitive neuroscience

a hybrid discipline aimed at identifying the biologicalbases of cognitive processes by combining techniques forthe study of cognitive processes with measures of physiological processes.