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self-command

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1 the checking of one's true feelings and impulses when dealing with others
  • a witness practicing remarkable self-command under intense questioning by several members of Congress

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“Self-command.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/self-command. Accessed 5 Jul. 2020.

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