Simple Definition of -ity
: quality, state, or degree
Full Definition of -ity
: quality : state : degree <alkalinity> <theatricality>
Origin of -ity
Middle French -ité, from Latin -itat-, -itas, from -i- (stem vowel of adjs.) + -tat-, -tas -ity; akin to Greek -tēt-, -tēs -ity
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