Meaning of apperceptive in English:


Pronunciation /apəˈsɛptɪv/

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dated Psychology

See apperception

‘A common symptom of apperceptive visual agnosia is prosopagnosia, the inability to recognize faces.’
  • ‘There is a further analogy in how you incorporate what you learn into your entire apperceptive mass.’
  • ‘In fact, the distinction between apperceptive and associative agnosia has several limitations.’
  • ‘This is the earlier form of apperceptive analysis and rises directly from associations.’
  • ‘It is an apperceptive activity - both active and passive.’