facetiae

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plural noun fa·ce·ti·ae \ fə-ˈsē-shē-ˌē , -ˌī \

Definition of facetiae

:witty or humorous writings or sayings

Origin and Etymology of facetiae

Latin, from plural of facetia jest, from facetus elegant, witty


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