inconcinnity

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noun in·con·cin·ni·ty \ˌin-kən-ˈsi-nə-tē\

Definition of inconcinnity

  1. :  lack of suitability or congruity :  inelegance

Origin and Etymology of inconcinnity

Latin inconcinnitas, from in- + concinnitas concinnity


First Known Use: circa 1616


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