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merit

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merit

noun

Definition of MERIT

1
a quality that gives something special worth <this mystery novel at least has the merit of an original plot>
Related Words advantage, edge, plus, superiority
2
the relative usefulness or importance of something as judged by specific qualities <that idea has some merit, so let's explore it>

March 05, 2015
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