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1 : careful consideration
: deliberation [take the matter under ]
2 : the act or process of advising [ of the debtor on matters relating to…his debts "J. H. Williamson"]
Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.