[mahynd-fuh l-nis]
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  1. the state or quality of being mindful or aware of something.
  2. Psychology.
    1. a technique in which one focuses one's full attention only on the present, experiencing thoughts, feelings, and sensations but not judging them: The practice of mindfulness can reduce stress and physical pain.
    2. the mental state maintained by the use of this technique.
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  1. the the state or quality of being mindful
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