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1. Of or relating to cogitation.
2. Inclined to or capable of cogitation.
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1. capable of thinking
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cog•i•ta•tive(ˈkɒdʒ ɪˌteɪ tɪv)
1. meditating; contemplating: to develop one's cogitative faculty.
2. given to meditation; thoughtful.
[1375–1425; < Medieval Latin]
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|Adj.||1.||cogitative - of or relating to having capacities for cogitation; "the cogitative faculty"|
|2.||cogitative - given to cogitation; "he looked at me with cogitative eyes"|
thoughtful - exhibiting or characterized by careful thought; "a thoughtful paper"
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