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Definition 1: planning or plotting in advance of acting - [noun denoting cognition]

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(premeditation is a kind of ...) the cognitive process of thinking about what you will do in the event of something happening

"his planning for retirement was hindered by several uncertainties"

Definition 2: (law) thought and intention to commit a crime well in advance of the crime; goes to show criminal intent - [noun denoting cognition]

(premeditation is a kind of ...) (law) criminal intent; the thoughts and intentions behind a wrongful act (including knowledge that the act is illegal); often at issue in murder trials

(premeditation belongs to category ...) the collection of rules imposed by authority

"civilization presupposes respect for the law" "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"

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