ophe·​lim·​i·​ty | \ ˌäfəˈlimətē, ˌōf- \
plural -es

Definition of ophelimity

: economic satisfaction the seller's net ophelimity varies with the price

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History and Etymology for ophelimity

Italian ofelimità, from Greek ōphelimos useful, helpful (from ōphelein to help, from ophelos advantage, help) + Italian -ità -ity; akin to Sanskrit ā toward and to Sanskrit phalam fruit, profit

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“Ophelimity.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ophelimity. Accessed 5 Jul. 2020.

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