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discretion

noun

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2 the power, right, or opportunity to choose
  • ambassadorships are generally regarded as subject to the president's discretion

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The first known use of discretion was in the 14th century

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“Discretion.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/discretion. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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