1. moderate weather; suitable for outdoor activities
Syn: ↑fair weather, ↑sunshine
Derivationally related forms: ↑temperate
2. exhibiting restraint imposed on the self

an effective temperateness in debate

Syn: ↑self-restraint
Derivationally related forms: ↑temperate
Hypernyms: ↑restraint, ↑control
Hyponyms: ↑stiff upper lip

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