adventitiousness

noun
ad·​ven·​ti·​tious·​ness | \ ˌad-vən-ˈti-sh(ē-)əs-nəs, -ˌven- \
plural -es

Definition of adventitiousness

: the quality or state of being adventitious

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First Known Use of adventitiousness

1794, in the meaning defined above

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“Adventitiousness.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/adventitiousness. Accessed 27 January 2020.

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