νόος

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νόος ‎(nóos) (genitive νόου); m, second declension

  1. mind
    1. perception, sense
    2. mind as used in feeling, the heart, soul
    3. the mind as used in resolving and purposing, will
  2. an act of mind
    1. thought
    2. purpose, design
  3. the sense or meaning of a word
  4. (in Attic philosophy) intelligence, intellect, reason
  5. (as named by Anaxagoras) the principle which acts on elementary particles of matter

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