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desiderium

[des-i-deer-ee-uh m] /ˌdɛs ɪˈdɪər i əm/
noun, plural desideria
[des-i-deer-ee-uh] /ˌdɛs ɪˈdɪər i ə/ (Show IPA)
1.
an ardent longing, as for something lost.
Origin
1705-1715
1705-15; < Latin; see desiderate, -ium
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