ubiety

[ yoo-bahy-i-tee ]
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noun
  1. the property of having a definite location at any given time; state of existing and being localized in space.

Origin of ubiety

1
First recorded in 1640–50; from Latin relative and interrogative adverb ubi “where, where?” + -ety, variant (after -i- ) of -ity

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British Dictionary definitions for ubiety

ubiety

/ (juːˈbaɪɪtɪ) /


noun
  1. the condition of being in a particular place

Origin of ubiety

1
C17: from Latin ubī where + -ety, on the model of society

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