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Cognitive process

  • Mental processes involved in the acquisition, processing, and utilization of knowledge or information. (PSY)]]
  • Definition Source: UMLS


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Created15 May 2006  +
CurationStatusuncurated  +
DefinitionSourceUMLS  +
EditorialNoteNote that we are distinguishing between pr Note that we are distinguishing between processes and functions, so there will appear to be a set of duplicate classes. The distinction as described by BFO, as we understand it, is that functions are end-directed activities of continuants. So memory function is an end activity of a memory process. We therefore measure memory function as an indicator of the effectiveness of the memory process. f the effectiveness of the memory process.
Idbirnlex_1800  +
LabelCognitive process  +
ModifiedDate1 October 2009  +
SuperCategoryBehavioral process  +
UmlscuiC0025361, C0871689  +