Definitions for "Temperance"
Habitual moderation in regard to the indulgence of the natural appetites and passions; restrained or moderate indulgence; moderation; as, temperance in eating and drinking; temperance in the indulgence of joy or mirth; specifically, moderation, and sometimes abstinence, in respect to using intoxicating liquors.
Moderation of passion; patience; calmness; sedateness.
moderation in or abstinence from the use of intoxicating drink.
the trait of avoiding excesses
abstaining from excess
Keywords:  cold, regard, heat
State with regard to heat or cold; temperature.
Keywords:  act
the act of tempering