Definition of critical thinking in English:

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critical thinking


The objective analysis and evaluation of an issue in order to form a judgment: professors often find it difficult to encourage critical thinking amongst their students
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  • The further up the hierarchy students move, the more critical thinking they do.
  • By integrating critical thinking within the discipline of genetics, students may become more informed decision makers within the context of biotechnology.
  • Teaching bolsters her own critical thinking skills, too.
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