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discretion (dis·kreˑ·shn),

n in Native American medicine, avoiding the act of bragging or revealing a dream helper's identity. This is one way of circumventing a breach of taboo. See breach of taboo.
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Global Banking News-April 22, 2015--Basel watchdog makes changes to capital discretion for supervisors
The Basel Committee of banking supervisors from nearly 30 countries published six examples of capital requirements on Tuesday where national regulators will no longer have discretion over whether to apply them or not.
It will provide judges with the capacity to exercise discretion to avoid some of the abuses that we have seen,'' he said.