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abstemiousness


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Abstemiousness  \Ab*ste"mi*ous*ness\,  n. 
  The  quality  of  being  abstemious,  temperate,  or  sparing  in  the 
  use  of  food  and  strong  drinks.  It  expresses  a  greater  degree 
  of  abstinence  than  temperance. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  abstemiousness 
  n  :  moderation  in  eating  and  drinking 




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