[ yoo-bahy-i-tee ]
/ yuˈbaɪ ɪ ti /
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the property of having a definite location at any given time; state of existing and being localized in space.
QUIZ YOURSELF ON “THEIR,” “THERE,” AND “THEY’RE”
Are you aware how often people swap around “their,” “there,” and “they’re”? Prove you have more than a fair grasp over these commonly confused words.
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Which one of these commonly confused words can act as an adverb or a pronoun?
Origin of ubiety
1665–75; <Latin ubi where? + -ety, variant (after -i-) of -ity
Words nearby ubiety
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British Dictionary definitions for ubiety
/ (juːˈbaɪɪtɪ) /
the condition of being in a particular place
Word Origin for ubiety
C17: from Latin ubī where + -ety, on the model of society
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