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phlegmatic

adjective uk   /fleɡˈmæt.ɪk/ us    /-ˈmæt̬-/ formal
describes someone who doesn't usually get emotional or excited about things: As a football player, his great asset was his calm, phlegmatic manner.Not showing or feeling emotionsControlling emotions
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