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moment of silence

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  • n. A period of silence for quiet meditation, prayer or reflection.
  • n. A period of silence conducted to honor or provide a gesture of respect to a recently deceased person, as part of the mourning process. May also be conducted following a tragic event or on the anniversary thereof.

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