nebulosity

noun
neb·​u·​los·​i·​ty | \ ˌne-byə-ˈlä-sə-tē How to pronounce nebulosity (audio) \
plural nebulosities

Definition of nebulosity

1 : the quality or state of being nebulous
2 : nebulous matter also : nebula sense 1

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Examples of nebulosity in a Sentence

the stupefying nebulosity of his philosophical musings

First Known Use of nebulosity

1762, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Nebulosity.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nebulosity. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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