Definitions of intelligence (source GOOGLE translate):
the ability to acquire and apply knowledge and skills….
an eminent man of great intelligence
>synonyms: intellectual capacity, mental capacity, intellect, mind, brain(s), IQ, brainpower, judgment, reasoning, understanding, comprehension, acumen, wit, sense, insight, perception, penetration, discernment, smartness, canniness, astuteness, intuition, acuity, cleverness, brilliance, ability, braininess
>the collection of information of military or political value….
the chief of military intelligence
>synonyms: information gathering, surveillance, observation, reconnaissance, spying, espionage, infiltration… etc!