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deliberation

noun uk   us   /dɪˌlɪb.əˈreɪ.ʃən/

deliberation noun (DISCUSSION)

[C or U] formal considering or discussing something: After much deliberation, she decided to accept their offer. After five days of deliberations, the jury decided on a verdict.

deliberation noun (CAREFUL)

[U] a slow careful way of doing something: Slowly and with deliberation she turned to me and told me to get out.
Translations of “deliberation”
in Chinese (Traditional) 討論, 考慮…
in Russian размышление, обсуждение…
in Turkish bir karara varmadan önce dikkatlice düşünme, müzakere etme…
in Chinese (Simplified) 讨论, 考虑…
in Polish obrady, deliberacja…
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