spontaneity

[ spon-tuh-nee-i-tee, -ney- ]
/ ˌspɒn təˈni ɪ ti, -ˈneɪ- /

noun, plural spon·ta·ne·i·ties.

the state, quality, or fact of being spontaneous.
spontaneous activity.
spontaneities, spontaneous impulses, movements, or actions.

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Origin of spontaneity

1645–55; <Late Latin spontāne(us) spontaneous + -ity
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British Dictionary definitions for spontaneity

spontaneity
/ (ˌspɒntəˈniːɪtɪ, -ˈneɪ-) /

noun plural -ties

the state or quality of being spontaneous
(often plural) the exhibiting of actions, impulses, or behaviour that are stimulated by internal processes
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