skill in perceiving, understanding, and managing emotions and feelings. Abbreviation: EI
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- emotional correctness,
- emotional deprivation,
- emotional disorder,
- emotional eating,
- emotional illness,
- emotional labour,
- emotional literacy,
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awareness of one's own emotions and moods and those of others, esp in managing people
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