accidentality

noun

ac·​ci·​den·​tal·​i·​ty
ˌak-sə-dən-ˈta-lə-tē,
-(ˌ)den-
plural -es
: the quality or state of being accidental
the accidentality of history

Word History

First Known Use

1651, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of accidentality was in 1651

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“Accidentality.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/accidentality. Accessed 25 Apr. 2024.

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