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Definition of the noun perceiver
What does perceiver mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: perceivers
- a person who becomes aware (of things or events) through the senses
- lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
- synonyms of perceiver: beholder / observer / percipient
- more generic words: individual / mortal / person / somebody / someone / soul = a human being
- more specific terms:
- eyeglass wearer = a person who wears spectacles in order to see better
- discoverer / spotter / finder = someone who is the first to observe something
- attender / listener / auditor / hearer = someone who listens attentively
- audile = one whose mental imagery is auditory rather than visual or motor
- motile = one whose prevailing mental imagery takes the form of inner feelings of action
- noticer = someone who takes notice
- seer = an observer who perceives visually
- spectator / watcher / witness / looker / viewer = a close observer
- visualiser / visualizer = one whose prevailing mental imagery is visual
- informant / witnesser / witness = someone who sees an event and reports what happened
Alternative definition of the noun perceiver
- Agent noun of perceive; one who perceives.
"Perceiver" is a musical album of Peter van Hoesen.
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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Perceiver
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by Gerhard Lakemeyer, Elizabeth Sklar, Domenico G. Sorrenti, Tomoichi Takahashi
The first, the Event Perceiver is a system that can perceive human events acted out with objects, and can thus generate descriptions of these actions. The second is the Sony AIBO robot having local visual processing capabilities in addition to ...
Hector-Neri Castañeda (2012)
by H. Tomberlin
So, an existing perceiver is a consubstantiated bundle of guises, ...
by Royal Institute of Philosophy
Originally the perceiver is the sense- organ or the body to which it belongs, but since the body itself — including the nervous system — is also one of the perceived things, the original view is soon 'corrected' by substituting for the perceiver a ...
by Sheena Rogers, Judith Effken
A characteristic of these displays and participants' interactions with them is that the perceiver is a passive recipient of stimulation. In Gibson's (1966) terms, the stimulation is imposed stimulation, in contrast to the stimulation in more natural ...
Perceived Variability, Entitativity, and Essentialism by Vincent Yzerbyt, Charles M. Judd, Olivier Corneille
It does not take into account intragroup factors, such as the social norms that may be operating among ingroup members, whether the perceiver is a brand-new member of the group or an old-timer, role demands, or, as we suggested above, ...
by Gary Rosenkrantz, Joshua Hoffman
There is no mental object of awareness standing between the external object and the perceiver, as the representational realist believes. On the other hand, the adverbial theory, defended by Roderick Chisholm, James Cornman (1929–1978) , ...
Sex Similarities and Differences and the Impact of Society on Gender by Judith Worell
First, one person (the perceiver) ...
First, one person (the perceiver) ...
by Maggenti Mary Ann, Maggenti Armand, Gardner Scott
aisthetes, perceiver; kytos, container] A sensory cell of certain primitive organisms. aesthesia, esthesia n. [Gr. aisthetes, perceiver] Sensibility; sense- perception. aesthetasc, aesthetask, esthestasc n. [Gr. aisthetes, agameon perceiver; ...
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Milo the observer and the perceiver
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Quotes about Perceiver
Obscenity is not in the pictures.
Nor is it in the writings and speeches.
Obscenity lies in the perceiver's mind.
The mind is culture bound, forum bound.
23.01.2012 (Rm. Shanmugam Chettiar)
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Scrabble value of P3E1R1C3E1I1V4E1R1
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