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  • 1 Situated cognition — describes a perspective of human cognition that asserts learning happens as human beings interact with the living world. Also referred to as the situativity theory of cognition (Greeno, 1998), it is a theory of thinking as mainly on the fly and… …

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  • 2 situated — sit‧u‧at‧ed [ˈsɪtʆueɪtd] adjective 1. be situated to be in a particular place or position: • We stayed in a small town situated just south of Cleveland. • All the apartments are beautifully situated overlooking the beach. 2. be well/​badly… …

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  • 3 Situated learning — was first proposed by Jean Lave and Etienne Wenger as a model of learning in a Community of practice. At its simplest, Situated Learning is learning that takes place in the same context in which it is applied. Lave and Wenger (1991) argue that… …

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  • 4 Situated ethics — Situated ethics, often confused with situational ethics, is a view of applied ethics in which abstract standards from a culture or theory are considered to be far less important than the ongoing processes in which one is personally and physically …

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  • 5 situated — adjective anchored, bestead, conlocatus, embedded, ensconced, established, fixed, found, housed, implanted, installed, laid, located, lodged, occupying, placed, planted, posited, positioned, positus, posted, proximate to, put, quartered, rooted,… …

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  • 6 situated — [sich′o͞oāt΄id] adj. [pp. of SITUATE] 1. placed as to site or position; located 2. placed as to circumstances, esp. financial circumstances [securely situated] …

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  • 7 situated at the farthest limit — index extreme (last) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 8 situated — [adj] located established, fixed, occupying, parked, placed, planted, positioned, set, settled, stationed; concept 488 …

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  • 9 Situated — In artificial intelligence and cognitive science, the term situated refers to an agent which is embedded in an environment. The term situated is commonly used to refer to robots, but some researchers argue that software agents can also be… …

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  • 10 Situated robotics — In artificial intelligence and cognitive science, the term situated refers to an agent which is embedded in an environment. In this used, the term is used to refer to robots, but some researchers argue that software agents can also be situated if …

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  • 11 situated — sit|u|at|ed [ˈsıtʃueıtıd] adj be situated to be in a particular place or position = ↑located be situated in/near/at etc ▪ The house is situated near the college. ▪ a farm situated in the valley conveniently/ideally/beautifully etc situated ▪ The… …

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  • 12 situated — adjective 1 be situated to be in a particular place or position: a small town situated just south of Cleveland | beautifully/conveniently/pleasantly situated: All the apartments are beautifully situated overlooking the beach. 2 be well/badly… …

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  • 13 situated — [[t]sɪ̱tʃueɪtɪd[/t]] ADJ: v link ADJ prep, adv ADJ If something is situated in a particular place or position, it is in that place or position. His hotel is situated in one of the loveliest places on the Loire... The pain was situated above and… …

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  • 14 Situated — Situate Sit u*ate (?; 135), Situated Sit u*a ted, a. [LL. situatus, from situare to place, fr. L. situs situation, site. See {Site}.] 1. Having a site, situation, or location; being in a relative position; permanently fixed; placed; located; as,… …

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  • 15 situated — adj. VERBS ▪ be ADVERB ▪ beautifully, delightfully, ideally, picturesquely, pleasantly, superbly, well …

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  • 16 situated — sit|u|at|ed [ sıtʃu,eıtıd ] adjective ** 1. ) in a particular place: LOCATED: This modern three star hotel is situated close to the city center. The Business Library is situated on the ground floor. 2. ) FORMAL in a particular situation,… …

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  • 17 situated */*/ — UK [ˈsɪtʃueɪtɪd] / US [ˈsɪtʃuˌeɪtɪd] adjective 1) in a particular place This modern three star hotel is situated close to the city centre. The Business Library is situated on the ground floor. 2) formal in a particular situation, especially a… …

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  • 18 situated — adjective situated in a particular spot or position (Freq. 2) valuable centrally located urban land strategically placed artillery a house set on a hilltop nicely situated on a quiet riverbank • Syn: ↑located, ↑placed, ↑ …

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  • 19 situated — adjective Date: 15th century 1. having a site, situation, or location ; located 2. provided with money or possessions < comfortably situated > …

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  • 20 situated — /sich ooh ay tid/, adj. 1. located; placed. 2. placed in a particular position or condition, esp. with reference to the possession of money: The inheritance leaves them well situated. [1550 60; SITUATE + ED2] * * * …

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