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English definition of “meditate”

meditate

verb [I]     /ˈmed.ɪ.teɪt/
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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