Intensiveness In*ten"sive*ness, n. The quality or state of being intensive; intensity. --Sir M. Hale. [1913 Webster]

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  • intensiveness — noun high level or degree; the property of being intense • Syn: ↑intensity • Derivationally related forms: ↑intensive, ↑intense (for: ↑intensity), ↑intensify (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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