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noun [countable]     wreath pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    a circle of flowers or leaves that you put on a grave to show that you are remembering the dead person
    lay a wreath:

    The Queen laid a wreath at the war memorial.

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  2. 2
    something that is in the shape of a circle
    wreath of:

    a wreath of smoke/mist



to manipulate someone psychologically so that they begin to question their own perceptions and memories

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the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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