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crudity

[kroo-di-tee] /ˈkru dɪ ti/
noun, plural crudities for 2.
1.
the state or quality of being crude.
2.
something crude.
Origin
late Middle English
1375-1425
1375-1425; late Middle English crudite < Latin crūditās. See crude, -ity
Related forms
uncrudity, noun, plural uncrudities.
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Examples for crudity
  • They heap crudity upon crudity, and nourish and improve nothing but their distemper.
  • Then imagine the crudity and inanity of the dialogue and one can gather some conception of the value of this picture.
  • There are also those who would cause harm and would create crudity, danger, alarm and threat.
  • We are a bit surprised by this observation in view of the crudity of this simple treatment.

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