Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Self-command.

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  • n. The conscious control of one's behaviour; self-command.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Mastery of one's self; self-command; self-control.

Etymologies

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self- +‎ mastery

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