Observation vs. Insight

Observation vs. Insight — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Observation and Insight

Observationnoun

The act of observing

observations of a rare bird.

Insightnoun

The ability to discern the true nature of a situation, especially by intuition.

Observationnoun

The power or faculty of observing.

Insightnoun

A perception produced by this ability.

Observationnoun

The fact of being observed

kept the suspect under observation.

Insightnoun

A sight or view of the interior of anything; a deep inspection or view; introspection; frequently used with into.

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Observationnoun

The act or process of perceiving something, such as a phenomenon, often by means of an instrument, and making a record of the resulting information.

Insightnoun

Power of acute observation and deduction

Observationnoun

The result or record of such an act or process

a meteorological observation.

Insightnoun

(marketing) Knowledge (usually derived from consumer understanding) that a company applies in order to make a product or brand perform better and be more appealing to customers

Observationnoun

An inference, judgment, or remark that is made by observing

made some sharp observations about the movie.

Insightnoun

Intuitive apprehension of the inner nature of a thing or things; intuition.

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Observationnoun

The act of observing, and the fact of being observed.

Insightnoun

(artificial intelligence) An extended understanding of a subject resulting from identification of relationships and behaviors within a model, context, or scenario.

Observationnoun

The act of noting and recording some event; or the record of such noting.

Insightnoun

(psychiatry) An individual's awareness of the nature and severity of one's mental illness.

Observationnoun

A remark or comment.

Insightnoun

clear or deep perception of a situation

Observationnoun

A judgement based on observing.

Insightnoun

a feeling of understanding

Observationnoun

Performance of what is prescribed; adherence in practice; observance.

Insightnoun

the clear (and often sudden) understanding of a complex situation

Observationnoun

A regime under which a subject is routinely observed.

Insightnoun

grasping the inner nature of things intuitively

Observationnoun

Philosophically as: the phenomenal presence of human being existence.

Observationnoun

the act of making and recording a measurement

Observationnoun

the act of observing; taking a patient look

Observationnoun

facts learned by observing;

he reported his observations to the mayor

Observationnoun

the act of noticing or paying attention;

he escaped the notice of the police

Observationnoun

a remark expressing careful consideration