Definition of -ancy

: quality or state piquancy

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Latin -antia — more at -ance

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“-ancy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/-ancy. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of -ancy

: the quality or state of being (something)
-an·​cy | \ ən-sē, ᵊn-sē \
plural -ancies

Kids Definition of -ancy

: quality or state buoyancy

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