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Deep in thought; contemplative.
1. Contemplation; meditation.
2. A product of contemplation; a thought: "an elegant tapestry of quotations, musings, aphorisms, and autobiographical reflections" (James Atlas).
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in a musing manner
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|Adv.||1.||musingly - in a reflective manner; "`It's funny about that bar,' he said musingly"|
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