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meditation

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noun med·i·ta·tion \ˌme-də-ˈtā-shən\

Simple Definition of meditation

  • : the act or process of spending time in quiet thought : the act or process of meditating

  • : an expression of a person's thoughts on something

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of meditation

  1. 1 :  a discourse intended to express its author's reflections or to guide others in contemplation

  2. 2 :  the act or process of meditating

Examples of meditation in a sentence

  1. She spent the morning in meditation.

  2. Daily meditation helps clear his mind.



13th Century

First Known Use of meditation

13th century


MEDITATION Defined for Kids

meditation

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noun med·i·ta·tion \ˌme-də-ˈtā-shən\

Definition of meditation for Students

  1. :  the act or an instance of planning or thinking quietly





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