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Meaning of COGITATION

Pronunciation:  `kâji'teyshun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  attentive consideration and meditation; "after much cogitation he rejected the offer"
  2. [n]  a carefully considered thought about something; "his cogitations were dutifully recorded in his daybook"
 

COGITATION is a 10 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: study
 
 See Also: contemplation, idea, lucubration, musing, reflection, reflexion, rumination, thought, thoughtfulness

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Cog`i*ta"tion\, n. [L. cogitatio: cf. F.
cogitation.]
The act of thinking; thought; meditation; contemplation.
``Fixed in cogitation deep.'' --Milton.

 

 

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