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Definition of meditation noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    meditation

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    NAmE//ˌmɛdəˈteɪʃn//
     
     
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  1. 1[uncountable] the practice of thinking deeply in silence, especially for religious reasons or in order to make your mind calm She found peace through yoga and meditation. He was deep in meditation and didn't see me come in.
  2. 2[countable, usually plural] meditation (on something) (formal) serious thoughts on a particular subject that someone writes down or speaks his meditations on life and art
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