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deliberations

noun
plural of deliberation

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1 a careful weighing of the reasons for or against something
  • gave the matter full deliberation before reaching a decision

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  • short shrifts
2 an exchange of views for the purpose of exploring a subject or deciding an issue
  • there was a great deal of deliberation among the representatives about the wording of the public statement

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“Deliberations.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/deliberations. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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