Constant - Other Concepts

Other Concepts

  • Physical constant, a physical quantity generally believed to be universal and unchanging
  • Constant (programming), a value that, unlike a variable, cannot be reassociated with a different value
  • Logical constant, a symbol in symbolic logic that has the same meaning in all models, such as the symbol "=" for "equals"

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Embodied Cognitive Science - The Embodied Cognitive Approach - The Body's Role in The Cognitive Process
... aspect draws heavily from George Lakoff's and Mark Johnson's work on concepts ... Humans also have a basic stock of concepts in which other concepts can be derived from ... These basic concepts include spatial orientations such as up, down, front, and back ...

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