cecity

[see-si-tee]

Origin of cecity

1525–30; < Latin caecitās, equivalent to caecus blind + -ity
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cecity

noun
  1. a rare word for blindnessSee blindness

Word Origin for cecity

C16: from Latin caecitās, from caecus blind
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