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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The power of retaining liquid; The property of retaining possessions that have been acquired; The power of retaining and recalling past experience.

Usage examples (21)
  • There was also a lot of anal-retentiveness on display.
  • It would satisfy both my anal-retentiveness and my geekiness!
  • The discretion, the retentiveness, the protectionism and cautiousness.
  • My own weird anal-retentiveness that I will never be able to accurately describe. for more
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