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prosperity

[pro-sper-i-tee]
noun, plural prosperities.
1.
a successful, flourishing, or thriving condition, especially in financial respects; good fortune.
2.
prosperities, prosperous circumstances.

Origin:
1175–1225; Middle English prosperite < Old French < Latin prosperitās. See prosperous, -ity

nonprosperity, noun
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prosperity (prɒˈspɛrɪtɪ)
 
n
the condition of prospering; success or wealth

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prosperity
early 13c., from O.Fr. prosperite (c.1140), from L. prosperitatem (nom. prosperitas) "good fortune," from prosperus (see prosper).
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