displacency

noun
dis·​pla·​cen·​cy | \ də̇ˈsplāsᵊnsē \
plural -es

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History and Etymology for displacency

Medieval Latin displacentia, alteration of Latin displicentia, from displicent-, displicens (present participle of displicēre to displease) + -ia -y

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“Displacency.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/displacency. Accessed 18 Jun. 2021.

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