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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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adj.
a person with more power or authority than others
Eg.: Your father is one of the dominant man in his section because he is boss.
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
n.
dominant position, use of an office with power and influence to expose or impose one's views
canned by Theodore Roosevelt
exp.
The rights of ownership and power for transference of one’s web assets belong to the individual.
[Tech.]
id.
expression referring to the belief that those who hold the power are entitled to anything
exp.
live without being connected to one of more public utilities (such as water, electric power)
n.
computation device whose processing power is derived from the application of quantum physics phenomena
[Tech.]
n.
game of power inside a company's board or management team
[Leg.];[Bus.]

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