inordinacy

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inordinate (ɪnˈɔːdɪnɪt)
 
adj
1.  exceeding normal limits; immoderate
2.  unrestrained, as in behaviour or emotion; intemperate
3.  irregular or disordered
 
[C14: from Latin inordinātus disordered, from in-1 + ordināre to put in order]
 
in'ordinacy
 
n
 
in'ordinateness
 
n
 
in'ordinately
 
adv

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