Definition of cogitation in English:

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Pronunciation: /kɒdʒɪˈteɪʃ(ə)n/


[mass noun]
The action of thinking deeply about something; contemplation: Sorry, did I interrupt your cogitation?
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  • I'll do some cogitation and some preparation and some meditation also, and see if I can't come up with my own top five guilty pleasure songs.
  • More important, though, were his continued and inspired cogitations on the confederation's beleaguered finances.
  • What or how do animals think, if they think, and if they do not, then what shapes do their cogitations take?
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