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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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  • abnegation is part of life in an abbey.
  • And this isn't always the easiest thing because a great deal of self-discipline and even self-abnegation is called for.
  • This may be called the abnegation theory, and its origin may be fairly explained by considering it as derived from the original gift theory. "
  • "Natural Selection;" also self-abnegation and asceticism. for more
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