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discretion

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noun
  • cautious reserve in speech; ability to make responsible decisions [Princeton Review]
  • quality of being discreet; good judgement [Barron]
  • the quality of being discreet; circumspection; especially: cautious reserve in speech frivolous [Taisha]

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