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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 con·scious /ˈkɑn(t)ʃəs/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 con·scious /ˈkɑnʧəs/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Con·scious a.
 1. Possessing the faculty of knowing one's own thoughts or mental operations.
    Some are thinking or conscious beings, or have a power of thought.   --I. Watts.
 2. Possessing knowledge, whether by internal, conscious experience or by external observation; cognizant; aware; sensible.
    Her conscious heart imputed suspicion where none could have been felt.   --Hawthorne.
    The man who breathes most healthilly is least conscious of his own breathing.   --De Quincey.
 3. Made the object of consciousness; known to one's self; as, conscious guilt.
    With conscious terrors vex me round.   --Milton.
 Syn: -- Aware; apprised; sensible; felt; known.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: intentionally conceived; "a conscious effort to speak more
             slowly"; "a conscious policy" [syn: witting]
      2: knowing and perceiving; having awareness of surroundings and
         sensations and thoughts; "remained conscious during the
         operation"; "conscious of his faults"; "became conscious
         that he was being followed" [ant: unconscious]
      3: (followed by `of') showing realization or recognition of
         something; "few voters seem conscious of the issue's
         importance"; "conscious of having succeeded"; "the careful
         tread of one conscious of his alcoholic load"- Thomas
         Hardy [syn: conscious(p)]