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- notion (n.)
- late 14c., from Latin notionem (nominative notio) "concept, conception, idea, notice," noun of action from past participle stem of noscere "come to know" (see know). Coined by Cicero as a loan-translation of Greek ennoia "act of thinking, notion, conception," or prolepsis "previous notion, previous conception."
- 1. The notion that art should be controlled by intellectuals sickened him.
- 2. The very notion of price competition is foreign to many schools.
- 3. Their relationship turned the standard notion of marriage on its head.
- 4. This is not a romantic notion but verifiable fact.
- 5. They have always looked askance at the western notion of democracy.
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