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Descriptor English: Thinking
Descriptor Spanish: Pensamiento
Descriptor Portuguese: Pensamento
Descriptor French: Pensée (activité mentale)
Entry term(s): Critical Thinking
Thinking Skill
Thinking Skills
Thinking, Critical
Thought
Thoughts
Tree number(s): F02.463.785
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D013850
Scope note: Mental activity that is not predominantly perceptual by which one apprehends some aspect of an object or situation based on past learning and experience.
Annotation: differentiate from MEDITATION and COGNITION
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
DE drug effects
ES ethics
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
DeCS ID: 14230
Unique ID: D013850
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/07/11
Thinking - Preferred
Concept UI M0021341
Scope note Mental activity that is not predominantly perceptual by which one apprehends some aspect of an object or situation based on past learning and experience.
Preferred term Thinking
Thinking Skills - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M000614465
Preferred term Thinking Skills
Entry term(s) Thinking Skill
Thought - Broader
Concept UI M000633090
Preferred term Thought
Entry term(s) Thoughts
Critical Thinking - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M000614463
Preferred term Critical Thinking
Entry term(s) Thinking, Critical



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