ac·​ci·​den·​tal·​i·​ty | \ ˌak-sə-dən-ˈta-lə-tē, -(ˌ)den- \
plural -es

Definition of accidentality

: the quality or state of being accidental the accidentality of history

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First Known Use of accidentality

1651, in the meaning defined above

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“Accidentality.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 24 January 2020.

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