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impetuosity

[im-pech-oo-os-i-tee] /ɪmˌpɛtʃ uˈɒs ɪ ti/
noun, plural impetuosities for 2.
1.
the quality or condition of being impetuous.
2.
an impetuous action.
Origin of impetuosity
1575-1585
1575-85; < Late Latin impetuōs(us) impetuous + -ity
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Word Origin and History for impetuosity
n.

early 15c., "violent movement, rushing," from Old French impetuosité (13c.), from Medieval Latin impetuositatem (nominative impetuositas), from Late Latin impetuosus (see impetuous).

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