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thinking

noun [U] uk   /ˈθɪŋ.kɪŋ/ us  
the activity of using your mind to consider something: I'll have to do some thinking about how best to arrange the books.Thinking and contemplating someone's ideas or opinions: What's the thinking behind the decision to combine the two departments? The book discusses the impact of Christian thinking on western society.Logic and reasonIdeas, concepts and theories

thinking

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˈθɪŋ.kɪŋ/ us  
describes people who use their minds to consider things carefully: All thinking people realize that we must stop wasting our natural resources.Wise and sensible
(Definition of thinking from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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