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Definition of the noun know-how
What does know-how mean as a name of something?
- the (technical) knowledge and skill required to do something
- examples: I don't know how to demonstrate it, since it's too obvious! | Only those who risk going too far will know how far one can go. | You don't know how worried I am. | I know how you feel. | I don't know how to express my thanks. | It is taken for granted that students know how to express themselves. | A scientist had to know how to ask the correct question and to state it so clearly that the answer would be, in effect, a definite yes or no, not "maybe". | I don't know how to reply to that question. | If they are not free, please let me know how much the catalogue and the postage to Japan are. | I'd like to know how to send money to France.
- lexical domain: Cognitive Processes - nouns denoting cognitive processes and contents
- more generic words: ability / power = possession of the qualities (especially mental qualities) required to do something or get something done
- more specific terms:
"Know-how" a.k.a. "Know How" is a 2014 musical drama film written and directed by Juan Carlos Pineiro.
- country: United States of America
- language: English Language
- producers: Marcus Clarke & Paul G. Griffin
- executive producer: Paul G. Griffin
- production design by Andi Sustrin
- art direction by Andi Sustrin
- written by Deshawn Brown, Niquana Clark, Michael Dew, Gabrielle Garcia, Gilbert Howard, Claribelle Pagan, Juan Carlos Pineiro & Ebonee Simpson
- cinematography by Salvador Bolivar
- edited by Stephen Bruckert, Amanda Moreau, Juan Carlos Pineiro
- music by Danny Rockett, Kasper Gaddy, Seth Rothschild
- genres: Drama, Musical, Musical Drama
- released on
- official website: www.knowhowmovie.com
- "Know-How" is a musical single of Kings of Convenience & Feist.
- released on (9 years ago)
- "Know-how" a.k.a. "Know How" is a musical single of Young MC.
- released in (27 years ago)
Know-how is a term for practical knowledge on how to accomplish something, as opposed to “know-what”, “know-why”, or “know-who”. Know-how is often tacit knowledge, which means that it is difficult to transfer to another person by means of writing it down or verbalising it. The opposite of tacit knowledge is explicit knowledge.
- also known as Knowhow
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by David G. Schwartz
Heuristic Sketches Know-how Creating (discovery, combination) Conceptual Diagrams Know-why Learning (acquisition, internalization) Visual Metaphors Know-where Codifying ...
by Leo Paul Dana
Know-how: how to deal with any given situation. For example, how to check the adequacy between a given project and one's personal profile taking into account accumulated experience, how to identify the risks and deal with them, and so on.
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Video shows what know-how means. the knowledge and skill to be able to (do something correctly). Know-how Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio ...
- Definition of Cash Earnings Per Share : Financial Know-How
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Quotes about Know-how
If you know
how much I do miss you,
if you know
how deep your words at times hit me,
then every glance gets meaning,
is then you know how deep my love is,
if you know… (Gert Strydom)
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