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

  • adj. Of or relating to a behavior pattern marked by tenseness, impatience, and aggressiveness, often resulting in stress-related symptoms such as insomnia and indigestion and possibly increasing the risk of heart disease.
  • n. One who exhibits this behavior pattern.


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  • Michael Nagin … For your vision and charm and letting my type A personality micromanage details.

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