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In my twenties my mental faculties were somewhat impaired by the lifestyle of the average twentysomething. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It can better be compared to a university faculty or a hospital staff. Christianity Today (2000)Within the universities the opportunities for women varied greatly from one faculty to another. A Social History of Modern Spain (1991)We should not suspend our critical faculties. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We should not let the power of narrative put our critical faculties to sleep. PLACEBO: The Belief Effect (2003)Be sure to compare the answers of students to faculty to staff. An Introduction to Community Health (1995)The collective critical faculty of the media has collapsed. Times, Sunday Times (2008)No adversely critical faculty was brought to bear. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The coming battle would demand the use of all his mental faculties to see it done rightly and to his gain. THE WOLF AND THE DOVEThe plans were part of a reorganisation that divided the university into six faculties and included a big programme of capital investment. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Her mental faculties are undimmed, despite her great age. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The women are all identified as students at the university 's journalism faculty. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Neither of those is the approach taken by Cambridge students and faculty. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Although he has all his mental faculties, he is less alert than he was. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The university 's first faculty was a medical faculty. Advanced Educational Psychology For Educators, Researchers and Policymakers, (1995)Nor were the faculty's women staff permitted to lunch with their male counterparts at the university club. Times, Sunday Times (2015)I managed to bluff my way into the music faculty of one of our older universities. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Memory is therefore a distinct faculty from the language faculty, but one which interacts with the language faculty in important ways. The Chomsky Update - Linguistics and Politics (1990)I took a new job as head of faculty in a college in a very deprived area of London. The Sun (2008)He did more than his share of faculty, college and university administration, without this affecting his priorities. Times, Sunday Times (2009)No one would deny that old age presents challenges; but the fading of a person's physical faculties does not diminish their standing as a human being. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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British English: faculty NOUN
Your faculties are your physical and mental abilities.
He was not in control of his faculties.
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