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nativity

noun

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the act or instance of being born
  • my father and grandparents were proud observers of my nativity

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“Nativity.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nativity. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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