speciosity

speciosity

[spee-shee-os-i-tee]
noun, plural speciosities.
the quality or state of being specious.

Origin:
1425–75; late Middle English < Late Latin speciōsitās good looks, beauty. See specious, -ity

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speciosity (ˌspiːʃɪˈɒsɪtɪ)
 
n , pl -ties
1.  a thing or person that is deceptively attractive or plausible
2.  the state of being specious
3.  obsolete the state of being beautiful

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