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thought

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noun \ˈthȯt\

Medical Definition of thought

  1. 1a:  the action or process of thinkingb:  serious consideration

  2. 2a:  reasoning powerb:  the power to imagine :  conception

  3. 3:  something that is thought: asa:  an individual act or product of thinkingb:  a developed intention or plan <he had no thought of leaving home>c:  something (as an opinion or belief) in the mind <she spoke her thoughts freely>d:  the intellectual product or the organized views and principles of a period, place, group, or individual





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