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composure (n.)

c. 1600, "composition, act of composing, constructing, arrangement" (also, in early use, with many senses now given to compound (n.2)), from compose + -ure. Sense of "tranquility, calmness, composed state of mind" is first recorded 1660s, from composed "calm" (c. 1600). For sense, compare colloquial fall apart "lose one's composure."

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Definitions of composure from WordNet

composure (n.)
steadiness of mind under stress;
he accepted their problems with composure and she with equanimity
Synonyms: calm / calmness / equanimity
From wordnet.princeton.edu