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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Meditation  \Med`i*ta"tion\,  n.  [OE.  meditacioun  F. 
  m['e]ditation,  fr  L.  meditatio.] 
  1.  The  act  of  meditating;  close  or  continued  thought;  the 
  turning  or  revolving  of  a  subject  in  the  mind;  serious 
  contemplation;  reflection;  musing. 
 
  Let  the  words  of  my  mouth  and  the  meditation  of  my 
  heart  be  acceptable  in  thy  sight.  --Ps.  xix.  14. 
 
  2.  Thought;  --  without  regard  to  kind  [Obs.] 
 
  With  wings  as  swift  As  meditation  or  the  thoughts  of 
  love.  --Shak. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  meditation 
  n  :  a  calm  lengthy  intent  consideration  [syn:  {contemplation},  {reflection}, 
  {reflexion},  {rumination},  {musing},  {thoughtfulness}] 




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