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{n} chastity, moderatin
The state of being contiguous; intimate association; nearness; proximity
from unlawful indulgence; sometimes, moderation in sexu
Uninterrupted course; continuity
from unlawful indulgence; sometimes, moderation in sexual indulgence
the exercise of self constraint in sexual matters
The act or process of framing together, or uniting, as beams in a fabric
Contiguous; touching
The restraint which a person imposes upon his desires and passions; the act or power of refraining from indulgence of the sexual appetite, esp
A framework or fabric, as of beams
{i} self-control, self discipline; self constraint in one's sexual desires and passions
In actual contact; touching; also, adjacent; near; neighboring; adjoining
Self-restraint; self-command