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or na·ïve·ty

[nah-eev-tee, -ee-vuh-]
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noun, plural na·ive·ties.
  1. naiveté.
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navet or naivet (ˌnaɪiːvˈteɪ)

noun plural -ties or -tés
  1. the state or quality of being naive; ingenuousness; simplicity
  2. a naive act or statement
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