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spuriousness

noun

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the state or fact of being born out of wedlock
  • the spuriousness of her birth had always bothered her

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“Spuriousness.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/spuriousness. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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