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anoesis (s) (noun), anoeses (pl)
1. Absence of recognition or knowledge: The benign expression on the faces of Brenda's audience suggested that there was a state of anoesis, in that information was being presented to their minds but not being mentally processed or understood.
2. A condition in which someone has no acknowledgement of objects: Kara's anoesis showed a state of mind that consisted of pure sensations or emotions but no recognition and understanding of what was going on.
This entry is located in the following units: a-, an- (page 13) nous-, nou-, noe-, noes-, noet-, -noia + (page 1)