|Flashcards: Latin Derivatives|
1) the process of knowing; 2) knowledge
Epistemologists ask to what extent we humans depend on our five senses for cognition.
Related English words: cognitional, cognitive (having to do with cognition)
Latin root words: cognosco, cognoscere, cognovi, cognitus - learn, recognize; perf.: know, understand; nosco, noscere, novi, notus - to learn; (in perfect tense) to know