lucubration definition

  • noun:
    • Laborious study or meditation.
    • Writing made by laborious energy or study, specifically pedantic or pretentious writing. Usually utilized in the plural.
    • intense and prolonged research or meditation; particularly, late at night
    • the item of such study; frequently, writings.
    • The work of lucubrating, or studying by candlelight; nocturnal research; meditation.
    • whatever consists by night; what is created by meditation in your retirement; thus (loosely) any literary structure.
    • The work of lucubrating; close study or thought; consideration; meditation.
    • something of thought or research; a written composition; an essay or treatise.
    • a solemn literary work that's the item of laborious cogitation
    • laborious cogitation

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