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- v. To modify or temper; to allay; to qualify; to moderate or soften.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To modify or temper; to allay; to qualify; to moderate; to soften.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To moderate; qualify; temper.
Latin contemperare, contemperatum; con- + temperare to temper. Compare contemperate. (Wiktionary)
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