Moderation definition

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Avoidance of excesses or extremes.
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A moderating, or bringing within bounds.
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Absence of violence; calmness.
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Moderation is defined as avoiding excess or extremes.

When you want to eat 1,000 chips and you eat only 1, this is an example of moderation.

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The state or quality of being moderate; avoidance of extremes.
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An instance of moderating: bringing something away from extremes, especially in a beneficial way.
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The process of moderating a discussion.

The moderation of a large online forum can be hard work.

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in moderation
  • to a moderate degree; without excess
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