Paradoxicalness
Paradoxical Par`a*dox"ic*al (p[a^]r`[.a]*d[o^]ks"[i^]*kal), a. 1. Of the nature of a paradox. [1913 Webster]

2. Inclined to paradoxes, or to tenets or notions contrary to received opinions. --Southey. [1913 Webster] -- {Par`a*dox"ic*al*ly}, adv. -- {Par`a*dox"ic*al*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]


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