pleonexia

noun
ple·​o·​nex·​ia | \ ˌplēəˈneksēə \
plural -s

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History and Etymology for pleonexia

Greek, from pleonektein to be greedy, to have or want more, from pleon, neuter of pleiōn, pleōn more + echein to have

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“Pleonexia.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pleonexia. Accessed 13 December 2019.

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