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temperance


temperance

noun tem·per·ance \ˈtem-p(ə-)rən(t)s, -pərn(t)s\

Definition of TEMPERANCE

:  habitual moderation in the indulgence of the appetites or passions; specifically :  moderation in or abstinence from the use of alcoholic beverages
March 01, 2015
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Tube-shaped pasta or a fop or dandy
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