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The act or process of having ideas or thoughts, including reasoning, problem solving, decision making, the formation of mental models, and the contemplation of knowledge, beliefs, and opinions. See also absolute thinking, centipede effect, cognitive derailment, convergence-divergence, delusion, dereism, directed thinking, fantasy thinking, Humphrey's law, hyper-reflection, imageless thought, lateral thinking, logic, magical thinking, noesis, obsession, predicate thinking, problem solving, rational, thought disorder, thought stopping.

Subjects: Philosophy — Psychology.

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