legerity

[ luh-jer-i-tee ]
/ ləˈdʒɛr ɪ ti /

noun

physical or mental quickness; nimbleness; agility.

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Origin of legerity

1555–65; <Middle French legerete, equivalent to leger (<Vulgar Latin *leviārius;see levity, -ary) + -ete-ity
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