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desirability

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noun de·sir·abil·i·ty \di-ˌzī-rə-ˈbi-lə-tē\

Definition of desirability

plural desirabilities

  1. 1 plural :  desirable conditions <had understood and studied certain desirabilities — D. D. Eisenhower>

  2. 2 :  the quality, fact, or degree of being desirable





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