In other words, his childhood question to his mother has by definition no answer — and furthermore, must have none.
Whatever the definition of modesty, the face-covering burqa has no sanction of Quran.
Which means that the definition of the opposite of meditation might be: “to be a toddler.”
late 14c., "decision, setting of boundaries," from Old French definicion, from Latin definitionem (nominative definitio), noun of action from past participle stem of definire (see define).
In logic, meaning "act of stating what something means" is from 1640s; meaning "a statement of the essential nature of something" is from late 14c.; the special focus on words developed after c.1550. Meaning "degree of distinctness of the details in a picture" is from 1889.