Definition of subintellection in English:

subintellection

noun

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  • The action or an act of mentally supplying something that is not expressed; something that is implied or understood; an implied or understood meaning.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Robert Parsons (1546–1610), Jesuit. From post-classical Latin subintellection-, subintellectio from subintellect-, past participial stem of subintellegere + classical Latin -iō.

Pronunciation

subintellection

/ˌsʌbɪntɪˈlɛkʃn/