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Definition of Temperate


  1. Moderate; not excessive; as, temperate heat; a temperate climate.
  2. Not marked with passion; not violent; cool; calm; as, temperate language.
  3. Moderate in the indulgence of the natural appetites or passions; as, temperate in eating and drinking.
  4. Proceeding from temperance.
  5. To render temperate; to moderate; to soften; to temper.
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Temperate Translations

temperate in Dutch is nuchter, bezadigd, sober, matig
temperate in French is sobre
temperate in Italian is moderato
temperate in Latin is siccus
temperate in Spanish is moderado, templado