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Turkish translation of “abstinence”

abstinence

noun [U]     /ˈæbstɪnəns/ formal
when you do not do something that you enjoy because it is bad or unhealthy
mahrum olma, uzak durma, kaçınma
Abstaining and refraining
(Definition of abstinence noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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