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Faculty (IPA: /ˈfækəɫti/)


Faculty (n.)

Ability to act or perform, whether inborn or cultivated; capacity for any natural function; especially, an original mental power or capacity for any of the well-known classes of mental activity; psychical or soul capacity; capacity for any of the leading kinds of soul activity, as knowledge, feeling, volition; intellectual endowment or gift; power; as, faculties of the mind or the soul.

Faculty (n.)

Special mental endowment; characteristic knack.

Faculty (n.)

Power; prerogative or attribute of office.

Faculty (n.)

Privilege or permission, granted by favor or indulgence, to do a particular thing; authority; license; dispensation.

Faculty (n.)

A body of a men to whom any specific right or privilege is granted; formerly, the graduates in any of the four departments of a university or college (Philosophy, Law, Medicine, or Theology), to whom was granted the right of teaching (profitendi or docendi) in the department in which they had studied; at present, the members of a profession itself; as, the medical faculty; the legal faculty, ect.

Faculty (n.)

The body of person to whom are intrusted the government and instruction of a college or university, or of one of its departments; the president, professors, and tutors in a college.

Faculty

Division within a university

Faculty

Academic staff

Faculty

Legal instrument in canon law

Faculty

A British technology company based in London

Faculty Synonyms

Module, Mental Faculty

Faculty Synonyms

Staff

Spanish Translation

Faculty in Spanish is Facultad

Tagalog Translation

Faculty in Tagalog is Isipan

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Increase of P300 million for the Modernization Program and Faculty Development of the Philippine Normal University;" - Francis Escudero

Example Sentence (Quote)

" All media are extensions of some human faculty -- psychic or physical." - Marshall McLuhan

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Conscience is that peculiar faculty of the soul which may be called the religious instinct." - Conscience

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Every art and every faculty contemplates certain things as its principal objects." - Epictetus

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Faith is a higher faculty than reason." - Faith


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