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critical thinking Line breaks: crit|ic¦al think|ing

Definition of critical thinking in English:

noun

[mass noun]
The objective analysis and evaluation of an issue in order to form a judgement: professors often find it difficult to encourage critical thinking among 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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