unanimity

[yoo-nuh-nim-i-tee]
noun
the state or quality of being unanimous; a consensus or undivided opinion: The unanimity of the delegates was obvious on the first ballot.

Origin:
1400–50; late Middle English unanimite < Middle French < Latin ūnanimitās, equivalent to ūnanim(us) unanimous + -itās -ity


harmony, unity, unison, concert.


disagreement.
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unanimous (juːˈnænɪməs)
 
adj
1.  in complete or absolute agreement
2.  characterized by complete agreement: a unanimous decision
 
[C17: from Latin ūnanimus from ūnus one + animus mind]
 
u'nanimously
 
adv
 
unanimity
 
n
 
u'nanimousness
 
n

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unanimity
mid-15c., from O.Fr. unanimite (14c.), from L. unanimitas, from unanimus (see unanimous).
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Example sentences
He has this funny idea that agreement is necessary to achieve political goals, and that unanimity is preferred.
Yet this sudden outbreak of unanimity has coincided with signs that the
  recovery is gathering pace.
The near unanimity about the agency's weaknesses is striking.
The unanimity within each of the two regions is stronger than had been apparent
  during the campaign.
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