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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person who refrains from drinking intoxicating beverages; adj. - Self-restraining.

Usage examples (26)
  • It also shows that recovery from cognitive dysfunction on a variety of tasks is relatively rapid when patients remain abstinent.
  • Not totally abstinent but abstemious
  • Cognitive performance in long-term abstinent alcoholic individuals.
  • Presumably the abstinent are the best judges of the ratedness of abstinence, over or not. for more
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