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cogitation

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noun cog·i·ta·tion \ˌkä-jə-ˈtā-shən\

Definition of cogitation

  1. 1 a :  the act of cogitating :  meditation b :  the capacity to think or reflect

  2. 2 :  a single thought



Examples of cogitation in a sentence

  1. <as long as there's a national deficit, interplanetary exploration will most likely remain an agreeable cogitation and nothing more>



13th Century

First Known Use of cogitation

13th century


COGITATION Defined for Kids

cogitation

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noun cog·i·ta·tion \ˌkä-jə-ˈtā-shən\

Definition of cogitation for Students

  1. :  careful consideration





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