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Dictionary definition for: Tenseness

1. (n) the physical condition of being stretched or strained; "it places great tension on the leg muscles" "he could feel the tenseness of her body"

2. (n) (psychology) a state of mental or emotional strain or suspense; "he suffered from fatigue and emotional tension" "stress is a vasoconstrictor"

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