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intellectual

  

      adj  
1    of or relating to the intellect, as opposed to the emotions  
2    appealing to or characteristic of people with a developed intellect  
intellectual literature     
3    expressing or enjoying mental activity  
      n  
4    a person who enjoys mental activity and has highly developed tastes in art, literature, etc.  
5    a person who uses or works with his intellect  
6    a highly intelligent person  
  intellectuality, intellectualness      n  
  intellectually      adv  


intellectual property  
      n   an intangible asset, such as a copyright or patent  
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n.
activity involving dumping a bucket of ice water on your head and challenge other three friends to do so in order to promote awareness of the disease amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and encourage donations to research.
also called "ice water challenge", viral campaign on social media during July–August 2014
n.
Lesewut is a German word for "reading craze" (literally) used to describe a specific period in the intellectual history of Germany from the late eighteenth century onward.
n.
stereotypical belief that disconsiders in terms of intellectual and physical qualities women who stay home to look after their children
exp.
You say 'top that!' when you have achieved something and you want to challenge other people to do better
I know four celebrities - top that!

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