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Overview of noun tempering

The noun tempering has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. annealing, tempering

(hardening something by heat treatment)


Overview of verb temper

The verb temper has 5 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. anneal, temper, normalize

(bring to a desired consistency, texture, or hardness by a process of gradually heating and cooling; "temper glass")

2. temper, harden

(harden by reheating and cooling in oil; "temper steel")

3. temper

(adjust the pitch (of pianos))

4. temper, season, mollify

(make more temperate, acceptable, or suitable by adding something else; moderate; "she tempered her criticism")

5. chasten, moderate, temper

(restrain)


Overview of adj tempering

The adj tempering has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. tempering

(moderating by making more temperate)

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