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insignificancy

[in-sig-nif-i-kuh n-see] /ˌɪn sɪgˈnɪf ɪ kən si/
noun, plural insignificancies for 2.
2.
an insignificant person or thing.
Origin
1645-1655
1645-55; insignific(ant) + -ancy
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  • The nation looked upon him as a deserter, and he shrunk into insignificancy and an earldom.

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