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deliberation

[dih-lib-uh-rey-shuhn]
noun
1.
careful consideration before decision.
2.
formal consultation or discussion.
3.
deliberate quality; leisureliness of movement or action; slowness.

Origin:
1325–75; Middle English deliberacion < Latin dēlīberātiōn- (stem of dēlīberātiō), equivalent to dēlīberāt(us) (see deliberate) + -iōn- -ion

nondeliberation, noun
overdeliberation, noun
predeliberation, noun
redeliberation, noun


1. reflection, forethought.
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deliberation (dɪˌlɪbəˈreɪʃən)
 
n
1.  thoughtful, careful, or lengthy consideration
2.  (often plural) formal discussion and debate, as of a committee, jury, etc
3.  care, thoughtfulness, or absence of hurry, esp in movement or speech

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deliberation
late 14c., from L. deliberationem, from deliberare "weigh, consider well," from de- "entirely" + -liberare, altered (perhaps by influence of liberare "liberate") from librare "to balance, weigh," from libra "scale."
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