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inutility

[ in-yoo-til-i-tee ]
/ ˌɪn yuˈtɪl ɪ ti /
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noun, plural in·u·til·i·ties for 2.

a useless thing or person.

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Origin of inutility

From the Latin word inūtilitās, dating back to 1590–1600. See inutile, -ity

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