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English definition of “indulgence”

indulgence

noun [C/U]  /ɪnˈdʌl·dʒəns/ us  
the attitude of allowing yourself or someone else to have something enjoyable, or the act of having something enjoyable: [U] Heavy indulgence in fatty foods should be avoided. [C] I do not much like self-quotation, but I shall ask your indulgence.
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