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brainwavenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈbreɪn.weɪv/

brainwave noun [C] (IDEA)

UK informal (US brainstorm) a sudden clever idea: I couldn't see how I could get home from the station - then I had a brainwave.

brainwave noun [C] (PATTERN)

any of several patterns of electrical activity in the brain
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