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temperance
used in The Importance of Being Earnest

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Definition
not drinking alcohol because it is thought to be harmful

or:

moderation (not doing something excessively) — such as not eating or drinking too much
  • Here is the stain on the lining caused by the explosion of a temperance beverage, an incident that occurred at Leamington.
    Act 3 — Morning-room at the Manor House (81% in)

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