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calculatingadjective

uk   /ˈkæl.kjʊ.leɪ.tɪŋ/  us   /-t̬ɪŋ/
often controlling situations for your own advantage in a way that is slightly unpleasant and causes people not to trust you: In the film she's depicted as a very cold and calculating character.
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