[nahy-hil-i-tee, nee-]
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pettiness, smallness, nothing, nonexistence

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  1. the state or condition of being nothing; nothingness; nullity
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Word Origin and History for nihility

1670s, from Medieval Latin nihilitas, from nihil "nothing at all" (see nil).

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