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An upright, phlegmatic man who finally led the contemplative life of one of the ancient hermits.
REPERTORY OF THE COMEDIE HUMAINE, COMPLETE, A -- ZANATOLE CERFBERR AND JULES FRANOIS CHRISTOPHE
If one remains silent and controlled, then one is "phlegmatic," "cool-blooded," "unpatriotic."
But a deafening peal of thunder cut short the sentence of the phlegmatic prince lecturing the royal spouse.
BALSAMO, THE MAGICIANALEXANDER DUMAS
Though giants are often phlegmatic, his big frame embedded highly-strung nerves.
The marvellous exhibition of endurance aroused the phlegmatic Turk to real enthusiasm.
Within a few hours, their phlegmatic blandness had begun to pass.
They were not seized by any quick panic; they were too phlegmatic for that.
PHARAOH'S BROKERELLSWORTH DOUGLASS
With a calm and phlegmatic German the case is quite different.
On the occasion of this visit I observed that the girl was of a very phlegmatic temperament and somewhat consumptive.
Even the trio of grave, phlegmatic baases were forced to take part in the grotesque saltatorial performance!
THE VEE-BOERSMAYNE REID

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