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intemperance

[in-tem-per-uh ns, -pruh ns] /ɪnˈtɛm pər əns, -prəns/
noun
1.
excessive or immoderate indulgence in alcoholic beverages.
2.
excessive indulgence of appetite or passion.
3.
lack of moderation or due restraint, as in action or speech.
4.
an act or instance of any of these:
a long series of intemperances.
Origin
late Middle English
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English < Latin intemperantia. See in-3, temperance
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