Tepidity
Tepidity Te*pid"i*ty, n. [Cf. F. t['e]pidit['e].] The quality or state of being tepid; moderate warmth; lukewarmness; tepidness. --Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster]

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  • tepidity — noun a warmness resembling the temperature of the skin • Syn: ↑lukewarmness, ↑tepidness • Derivationally related forms: ↑tepid (for: ↑tepidness), ↑tepid, ↑lukewarm ( …   Useful english dictionary

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  • lukewarmness — noun 1. a warmness resembling the temperature of the skin • Syn: ↑tepidity, ↑tepidness • Derivationally related forms: ↑tepid (for: ↑tepidness), ↑tepid (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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