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self-denial

noun [U] uk   /ˌself.dɪˈnaɪ.əl/ us  
the act of not taking or having something that you would like because you think it is good for you not to have it
Translations of “self-denial”
in Chinese (Traditional) 克己, 忘我, 自製…
in Chinese (Simplified) 克己, 忘我…
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