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historicity

[his-tuh-ris-i-tee]
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noun
  1. historical authenticity.
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Origin of historicity

1875–80; probably < French historicité. See historic, -ity
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historicity

noun
  1. historical authenticity
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Word Origin and History for historicity

n.

1880, from Latin historicus (see historical) + -ity.

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