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intellect XIV. — (O)F. intellect or L. intellectus perception, discernment, sense, f. pp. stem of intellegere; see below.
So intellection understanding. XVII. — L. intellectual XIV (whence intellectualism XIX, intellectualist XVII). — L. intellectuality XVII. — late L. intelligent XVI. — prp. of L. intellegere, -ligere lit. choose among, f. INTER- + legere gather, choose. (So intelligence XIV. — (O)F. — L.; hence intelligencer XVI). intelligentsia XX. — Russ. intelligéntsiya — Pol. inteligiencja — L. intellegentia. intelligible XIV.

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intellect

in·tel·lect / ˈintlˌekt/ • n. the faculty of reasoning and understanding objectively, esp. with regard to abstract or academic matters: he was a man of action rather than of intellect. ∎  the understanding or mental powers of a particular person: his keen intellect. ∎  an intelligent or intellectual person: sapping our country of some of its brightest intellects.

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Intellect

Intellect A UK industry association representing the IT supply industry in all its forms. It developed out of the Computer Services Association, which was founded in 1975.

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