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nudity

[noo-di-tee, nyoo-] /ˈnu dɪ ti, ˈnyu-/
noun, plural nudities for 2.
1.
the state or fact of being nude; nakedness.
2.
something nude or naked.
Origin
1605-1615
1605-15; < Latin nūditās. See nude, -ity
Related forms
seminudity, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for nudities'

nudity

/ˈnjuːdɪtɪ/
noun (pl) -ties
1.
the state or fact of being nude; nakedness
2.
(rare) a nude figure, esp in art
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nudity

n.

1610s, from nude (adj.) + -ity; or else from French nudité "nakedness" (14c.) or directly from Late Latin nuditatem (nominative nuditas) "nakedness," from Latin nudus "naked, bare" (see naked).

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