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Topic: ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE

Date: 1500-1600
Language: Latin
Origin: , past participle of meditari

meditate

verb
     
med‧i‧tate
1 [intransitive] to think seriously and deeply about something
meditate on/upon
She sat quietly, meditating on the day's events.
2 [intransitive]MARR to spend time sitting in a silent, calm state, in order to relax completely or for religious purposes:
I try to meditate for half an hour every evening.
3 [transitive] formal to plan to do something, usually something unpleasant:
Silently she meditated revenge.
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