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tempering

verb
present participle of temper

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24 Feb 2020

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“Tempering.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tempering. Accessed 4 Apr. 2020.

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