overcautiousness


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o·ver·cau·tious

 (ō′vər-kô′shəs)
adj.
Excessively cautious; unduly careful.

o′ver·cau′tious·ly adv.
o′ver·cau′tious·ness n.
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overcautiousness

(ˌəʊvəˈkɔːʃəsnɪs)
n
the quality or state of being too cautious, wary, or careful
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overcautiousness

[ˌəʊvəˈkɔːʃəsnɪs] Nexcesiva cautela f
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overcautiousness

[ˌəʊvəˈkɔːʃəsnɪs] neccessiva cautela
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