Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The act or practice of reasoning or decision-making by a group, especially when characterized by uncritical acceptance or conformity to prevailing points of view.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A process of reasoning or decision-making by a group, especially one characterized by uncritical acceptance or conformity to a perceived majority view.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. decision making by a group (especially in a manner that discourages creativity or individual responsibility)

Etymologies

group +‎ think (Wiktionary)

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