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brainstorming

noun [U] uk   /ˈbreɪnˌstɔː.mɪŋ/ us    /-ˌstɔːr-/
an activity or business method in which a group of people meet to suggest a lot of new ideas for possible development: We need to do some brainstorming before we get down to detailed planning. We're having a brainstorming session on Friday.
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