apperception (n.) 1753, from Fr. aperception (17c.), from Ger. Apperzeption (or L. apperceptionem), coined by German mathematician and philosopher Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz (1646-1716) as noun corresponding to Fr. apercevoir "perceive, notice, become aware of" (11c., from L. ad "to" (see AD- (Cf. ad-)) + percipere; see PERCEIVE (Cf. perceive)) on analogy of Perzeption/percevoir.

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