noun spe·ci·os·i·ty \ˌspēshēˈäsətē, -sətē, -i\

Definition of speciosity



  1. 1 :  the quality or state of being specious

  2. 2 :  a specious appearance or thing

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Origin and Etymology of speciosity

Middle English specioustee beauty, from Late Latin speciositat-, speciositas, from Latin speciosus beautiful + -itat, -itas -ity

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capable of being understood in two ways

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