Definition of noogenesis in English:

noogenesis

noun

  • In or with reference to the writings of Pierre Teilhard de Chardin: the development of the stage or sphere of evolutionary development dominated by consciousness, the mind, and interpersonal relationships.

Origin

1940s; earliest use found in Scientific Monthly. From ancient Greek νόος nous + -genesis, after French noogénèse.

Pronunciation

noogenesis

/ˌnəʊə(ʊ)ˈdʒɛnɪsɪs/