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abstemious

adjective

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given to or marked by restraint in the satisfaction of one's appetites
  • being abstemious diners, they avoid restaurants with all-you-can-eat buffets

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“Abstemious.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/abstemious. Accessed 18 January 2020.

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