Med`i*ta"tion (?), n. [OE. meditacioun, F. m'editation, fr. L. meditatio.]


The act of meditating; close or continued thought; the turning or revolving of a subject in the mind; serious contemplation; reflection; musing.

Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be acceptable in thy sight. Ps. xix. 14.


Thought; -- without regard to kind.


With wings as swift As meditation or the thoughts of love. Shak.


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