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cogitation

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English

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] cogitare, to think

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /kɒdʒ.ɪ.ˈteɪʃ.ən/

Noun

Singular
cogitation

Plural
s

cogitation (s)
  1. (uncountable) The process of cogitating; thought, deliberation or meditation
  2. (countable) A carefully considered thought

Quotations

  • 1848 Basil Montagu - The Works of Francis Bacon, Lord Chancellor of England: With a Life of the Author by Basil Montagu - Page 212
    Aristotle saith well, "Words are the images of cogitations, and letters are the images of words"

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