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goneness

[gawn-nis, gon-] /ˈgɔn nɪs, ˈgɒn-/
noun
1.
a sinking sensation; exhaustion or faintness.
Origin of goneness
1840-1850
An Americanism dating back to 1840-50; gone + -ness
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