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reflection

noun [C or U] (THOUGHT)    /rɪˈflek.ʃən/ formal
C2 serious and careful thought: On reflection (= after considering it), I decided I had been wrong. After 30 years as a judge, her reflections on/about justice were well worth listening to.Thinking and contemplating
(Definition of reflection noun (THOUGHT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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