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redness

[red-nis] /ˈrɛd nɪs/
noun
1.
the quality or state of being red.
Origin of redness
900
before 900; Middle English rednesse, Old English rēadnes; see red1, -ness
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n.

Old English readnes; see from red (adj.1) + -ness.

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