Phlegmatic


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Phlegmatic

(religion, spiritualism, and occult)

Phlegmatic is the traditional name for the personality temperament indicated by an excess of the element water.

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Paul Gascoigne recalls his dad's phlegmatic response as he suffered a bout of cocaine-induced paranoia late at night Forget the tight pants and the the trousers.
Less than nine months old, the site has done to human rightsa phlegmatic field still largely governed by traditional practices like scholarly conferences, research papers, and wordy press releaseswhat Amazon did to shopping or Craigslist to ads.
Van Gaal's opposite United | defended number Gus Poyet was phlegmatic on the matter,, although he admitted the decision had a big bearing on the game's outcome.
Rooney, who has now scored five times in his last four England games to bring Bobby Charlton's mark firmly within sight, was typically phlegmatic about getting ever closer to the great man's total.
Those who know her say she is cultivated, intelligent and phlegmatic," said Mustefa Ebdi, a Kurdish activist from Kobani.
The phlegmatic 46-year-old, in his fourth year at the club, has faced constant media speculation over his future in the last few weeks and said during the Christmas break that he would be leaving the club at the end of the season.
It''s a scenario that''s unlikely to faze the Scots or their phlegmatic coach, former Widnes Vikings boss, Steve McCormack.
for those with phlegmatic temperament "dances with enthusiasm and excitable temperament" were chosen, fast, dynamic, quick and energetic dances with prompt executions: jive, rock, samba, salsa, aerobic dances--that require effort and high stamina, involving mobility and high amplitude.
Like Ayurvedic Medicine, Phlegmatic processes are seen to dominate the early processes of growth and are therefore associated with the period of childhood.
Tulsa Ballet's mixed bill in March was bittersweet for local dance fans, as principal dancer Ma Cong danced his last two ballets--the Phlegmatic lead in Balanchine's The Four Temperaments and in the ensemble of Kudelka's there, below.
They were similarly phlegmatic in their pursuit of Ajax defender Jan Vertonghen, who yesterday appeared poised to join Tottenham, pulling the plug on any potential move several weeks ago after learning what would be required to prise him away from the Amsterdam club.
For instance, the choleric and melancholic types show more emotional volatility with the phlegmatic and sanguine finding it easier to control their emotions.