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the state of mind that emerges when all illusions- those in the conscious and subconscious mind- are removed; the intellectual state free from mis/disinformation, propaganda, lies, and deception; a grasp of the whole truth; human beings' natural state of mind undisturbed by the ego
(1) She overstands that minorities are relegated to middle and lower classes not because of aptitude, but because of the power elites' strategies and tactics to entrench themselves in their position of control over others. (2) He overstands that his inability to achieve success has little to do with his effort and ability, but moreso because he is different from those who are above him on the ladder towards success. (3) The Bush Administration's position on objective science was that it had to be distorted in order to prevent people from overstanding that marijuana is less harmful to the general welfare than alcohol.
by ERUBBLE October 19, 2009
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Overstanding is both the understanding of a thing & the implication of a thing.
Where the understanding of a thing may provide ones approach, handling, and control of a thing, overstanding can add both effect and the implication of a thing over time. Overstandings equate to the wisdom of things within ones understanding of things.
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