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compos mentis

adjective [after verb] uk   /ˌkɒm.pɒsˈmen.tɪs/ us    /ˌkɑːm.pəsˈmen.t̬əs/ humorous
able to think clearly and be in control of and responsible for your actions: She was very old but still compos mentis.
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