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noun cool head pronunciation in American English
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singularcool head
pluralcool heads
  1. [singular] the ability to stay calm and behave in a reasonable way in difficult situations
    It’s important in this job to keep a cool head.
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    1. a.
      [countable] someone who has this ability
      Fortunately, cool heads prevailed, and the attack was called off.
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a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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