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temperament
'tɛmpərəmənt
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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. An adjustment of the intervals (as in tuning a keyboard instrument) so that the scale can be used to play in different keys.
  2. Your usual mood.
  3. Excessive emotionalism or irritability and excitability (especially when displayed openly).
Hyphenationtem•per•a•ment
Part of Speech(名) noun
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