-ity
noun suffix (plural -ities) Etymology: Middle French -ité, from Latin -itat-, -itas, from -i- (stem vowel of adjs.) + -tat-, -tas -ity; akin to Greek -tēt-, -tēs -ity quality ; state ; degree <
alkalinity
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theatricality
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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