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dispassionate

adjective  /dɪsˈpæʃ·ə·nət/ us  
able to think clearly or make good decisions because not influenced by emotions: The book is intended to provide a more dispassionate understanding of recent history.
dispassionately
adverb  /dɪsˈpæʃ·ə·nət·li/ us  
Translations of “dispassionate”
in Chinese (Traditional) 冷靜的,鎮靜的,沈著的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 冷静的,镇静的,沉着的…
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