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Univocal

univocal

1. Having one meaning only; contrasted with equivocal.

2. Having unison of sound, as the octave in music. See Unison.

3. Having always the same drift or tenor; uniform; certain; regular.

4. Unequivocal; indubitable.

Origin: L. Univocus; unus one _ vox, vocis, a voice, word. See One, and Voice.


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... human cognition. Well, just for the sake of controversy and curiosity satisfaction he faced us with a question: Let's assume that our cognition is univocal (that is, let's take human cognition as, broadly speaking, a collection of cognitive functions that is particular of our species and that is ...

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