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insignificance

[ in-sig-nif-i-kuhns ]
/ ˌɪn sɪgˈnɪf ɪ kəns /
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noun
the quality or condition of being insignificant; lack of importance or consequence.
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Origin of insignificance

First recorded in 1690–1700; insignific(ancy) + -ance

OTHER WORDS FROM insignificance

self-in·sig·nif·i·cance, noun
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