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presence of mindnoun [U]

 us   /ˈprez·əns əv ˈmɑɪnd/
the ​ability to make good ​decisions and to ​actquickly in a ​difficultsituation
(Definition of presence of mind from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “presence of mind”
in Chinese (Simplified) 镇定自若,处变不惊…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鎮定自若,處變不驚…
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