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purity

noun

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the quality or state of being morally pure
  • struggling to live a life of purity while surrounded by wickedness

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The first known use of purity was in the 13th century

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“Purity.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/purity. Accessed 25 January 2020.

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