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vitality

[vahy-tal-i-tee] /vaɪˈtæl ɪ ti/
noun, plural vitalities.
1.
exuberant physical strength or mental vigor:
a person of great vitality.
2.
capacity for survival or for the continuation of a meaningful or purposeful existence:
the vitality of an institution.
3.
power to live or grow:
the vitality of a language.
4.
vital force or principle.
Origin
1585-1595
1585-95; < Latin vītālitās, equivalent to vītāli(s) vital + -tās- -ty2
Related forms
nonvitality, noun
supervitality, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for super vitality

vitality

/vaɪˈtælɪtɪ/
noun (pl) -ties
1.
physical or mental vigour, energy, etc
2.
the power or ability to continue in existence, live, or grow: the vitality of a movement
3.
a less common name for vital force
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Word Origin and History for super vitality

vitality

n.

1590s, from Latin vitalitas, from vitalis "pertaining to life" (see vital).

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super vitality in Medicine

vitality vi·tal·i·ty (vī-tāl'ĭ-tē)
n.

  1. The capacity to live, grow, or develop.

  2. Physical or intellectual vigor; energy.

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