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Definition of nerves of steel

nerves of steel

noun - plural

  • a great amount of composure under stress.
    You've got to have nerves of steel to be a pilot.

    Last edited on Sep 20 2012. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Sep 20 2012.

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