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coolnessnoun [U]

 us   /ˈkul·nəs/
  • coolness noun [U] (COLD)

the ​state or ​quality of being ​slightlycold: There’s a ​slight coolness in the ​air.
  • coolness noun [U] (UNFRIENDLINESS)

an ​attitude of being ​unfriendly or not ​showingaffection or ​interest in something or someone: Grace had ​felt some coolness between them.
  • coolness noun [U] (CALM)

the ​state of being ​calm and not ​anxious or ​frightened: She’s ​known for her coolness under ​pressure on the ​tenniscourt.
(Definition of coolness from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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