farness

noun
far·​ness
plural -es

Definition of farness

1 : the quality or state of being far off : remote state or situation the farness of her house from the station
2 archaic : distant parts or regions from the farness of the stars

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History and Etymology for farness

Middle English fernesse, from fer far + -nesse -ness

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“Farness.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/farness. Accessed 30 Sep. 2020.

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