Operosity Op`er*os"i*ty, n. [L. operositas.] Laboriousness. [R.] --Bp. Hall. [1913 Webster]

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  • operosity — op·er·os·i·ty …   English syllables

  • operosity — ˌäpəˈräsəd.ē noun ( es) Etymology: Latin operositas, from operosus + itas ity : operoseness …   Useful english dictionary

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