unconscious


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

unconscious \un*con"scious\ ([u^]n*k[o^]n"sh[u^]s), a.
   1. Not conscious; having no consciousness or power of mental
      perception; without cerebral appreciation; hence, not
      knowing or regarding; ignorant; as, an unconscious man.
      --Cowper.
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   2. Not known or apprehended by consciousness; resulting from
      neural activity of which a person is not aware; as, an
      unconscious movement; unconscious cerebration.
      "Unconscious causes." --Blackmore.
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   3. Having no knowledge by experience; -- followed by of; as,
      a mule unconscious of the yoke. --Pope.
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   4. Unintentional; as, an unconscious insult.
      [PJC] -- Un*con"scious*ly, adv. -- Un*con"scious*ness,
      n.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

unconscious \un*con"scious\ ([u^]n*k[o^]n"sh[u^]s), n.
   (Psychoanalysis)
   Usually

   the unconscious; that part of the mind in which mental
      processes occur that are not accesible to the awareness,
      but may significantly influence behavior.
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