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- n. The state or condition of being withdrawn (isolated).
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a disposition to be distant and unsympathetic in manner
Nor is it necessary, in order to understand their withdrawnness, to contemplate the possible nuking of the world.
Divine instinct, breadth of vision, the law of reason, health, rudeness of body, withdrawnness, gaiety, sun-tan, air-sweetness -- such are some of the words of poems.
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