How can one define intelligence

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in·​tel·​li·​gence|\ in-ˈte-lə-jən(t)s\

1a(1): the ability to learn or understand or to deal with new or trying situations : reasonalso: the skilled use of reason

(2): the ability to apply knowledge to manipulate one's environment or to think abstractly as measured by objective criteria (such as tests)

c: mental acuteness : shrewdness

bChristian Science : the basic eternal quality of divine Mind

2a: information, news

b: information concerning an enemy or possible enemy or an areaalso: an agency engaged in obtaining such information

4: the ability to perform computer functions

5a: intelligent minds or mind cosmic intelligence

b: an intelligent entityespecially: angel