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noun     meditation pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    [uncountable] quiet thought that helps you to relax or that is intended as a spiritual or religious exercise
    1. a.
      [countable] a particular exercise that is used in meditation
  2. 2
    [uncountable] thought that takes all your attention for a long time

    His mind had been elsewhere, lost in meditation.

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