perpension

noun
per·pen·sion | \ pə(r)ˈpenchən \
plural -s

Definition of perpension 

: careful weighing in the mind : reflection, consideration give me the results of your perpensions —R. L. Stevenson

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History and Etymology for perpension

Late Latin perpension-, perpensio, from Latin perpensus (past participle of perpendere to perpend) + -ion, -io -ion

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