The Sophont are the major species of Ethnis recognized to have sufficient self-awareness and command of the Meta.
Psiolic are professional casters whose capabilities reach beyond the standard caster's grasp of the Meta. Most achieve this title through a mix of academia and personal experimentation.
Classifications of Being
A term which describes the different types of Sophont sub-species within Ethnis, distinct from the concept of race in that it is purely physiological and avoids ties of species to culture.
A Scientist of Sophonce
Why Sophont+ Cannot be Cloned