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Perception vs. Conception

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  • Perception (noun)

    Organization, identification, and interpretation of sensory information.

  • Perception (noun)

    Conscious understanding of something.

  • Perception (noun)

    Vision (ability)

  • Perception (noun)

    Acuity

  • Perception (noun)

    (cognition) That which is detected by the five senses; not necessarily understood (imagine looking through fog, trying to understand if you see a small dog or a cat); also that which is detected within consciousness as a thought, intuition, deduction, etc.

  • Conception (noun)

    The act of conceiving.

  • Conception (noun)

    The state of being conceived; the beginning.

  • Conception (noun)

    The fertilization of an ovum by a sperm to form a zygote.

  • Conception (noun)

    The start of pregnancy.

  • Conception (noun)

    The formation of a conceptus or an implanted embryo.

  • Conception (noun)

    The power or faculty of apprehending of forming an idea in the mind; the power of recalling a past sensation or perception; the ability to form mental abstractions.

  • Conception (noun)

    An image, idea, or notion formed in the mind; a concept, plan or design.

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Oxford Dictionary
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  • Perception (noun)

    The act of perceiving; cognizance by the senses or intellect; apperhension by the bodily organs, or by the mind, of what is presented to them; discernment; apperhension; cognition.

  • Perception (noun)

    The faculty of perceiving; the faculty, or peculiar part, of man's constitution by which he has knowledge through the medium or instrumentality of the bodily organs; the act of apperhending material objects or qualities through the senses; - distinguished from conception.

  • Perception (noun)

    The quality, state, or capability, of being affected by something external; sensation; sensibility.

  • Perception (noun)

    An idea; a notion.

  • Conception (noun)

    The act of conceiving in the womb; the initiation of an embryonic animal life.

  • Conception (noun)

    The state of being conceived; beginning.

  • Conception (noun)

    The power or faculty of apprehending of forming an idea in the mind; the power of recalling a past sensation or perception.

  • Conception (noun)

    The formation in the mind of an image, idea, or notion, apprehension.

  • Conception (noun)

    The image, idea, or notion of any action or thing which is formed in the mind; a concept; a notion; a universal; the product of a rational belief or judgment. See Concept.

  • Conception (noun)

    Idea; purpose; design.

  • Conception (noun)

    Conceit; affected sentiment or thought.

Webster Dictionary
  • Perception (noun)

    the representation of what is perceived; basic component in the formation of a concept

  • Perception (noun)

    a way of conceiving something;

    "Luther had a new perception of the Bible"

  • Perception (noun)

    the process of perceiving

  • Perception (noun)

    knowledge gained by perceiving;

    "a man admired for the depth of his perception"

  • Perception (noun)

    becoming aware of something via the senses

  • Conception (noun)

    an abstract or general idea inferred or derived from specific instances

  • Conception (noun)

    the act of becoming pregnant; fertilization of an ovum by a spermatozoon

  • Conception (noun)

    the event that occurred at the beginning of something;

    "from its creation the plan was doomed to failure"

  • Conception (noun)

    the creation of something in the mind

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