GRE Word List

TEMPERAMENT

characteristic or habitual inclination or mode of emotional response

The meaning of the word temperament is characteristic or habitual inclination or mode of emotional response.

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rancidhaving an unpleasant smell or taste usually from chemical change or decomposition
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subjectiveof, relating to, or constituting a subject: such as
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