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presence of mind

noun [U] uk   approving us  
C2 the ability to make good decisions and to act quickly and calmly in a difficult situation or an emergency: When the gunmen came into the bank, she had the presence of mind to press the alarm.
Traducciones de “presence of mind”
en chino (tradicionál) 鎮定自若,處變不驚…
en chino (simplificado) 镇定自若,处变不惊…
(Definition of presence of mind from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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