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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 med·i·ta·tion /ˌmɛdəˈteʃən/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Med·i·ta·tion n.
 1. 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.
 2. Thought; -- without regard to kind. [Obs.]
 With wings as swift
 As meditation or the thoughts of love.   --Shak.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: continuous and profound contemplation or musing on a subject
           or series of subjects of a deep or abstruse nature; "the
           habit of meditation is the basis for all real knowledge"
           [syn: speculation]
      2: (religion) contemplation of spiritual matters (usually on
         religious or philosophical subjects)