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meditate

verb [I] uk   /ˈmed.ɪ.teɪt/ us  
to think calm thoughts in order to relax or as a religious activity: Sophie meditates for 20 minutes every day.Thinking and contemplatingMeditation, religious chanting and spiritual states to think seriously about something for a long time: He meditated on the consequences of his decision.Thinking and contemplating
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