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unanimity

[ yoo-nuh-nim-i-tee ]
/ ˌyu nəˈnɪm ɪ ti /
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noun

the state or quality of being unanimous; a consensus or undivided opinion: The unanimity of the delegates was obvious on the first ballot.

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Origin of unanimity

1400–50; late Middle English unanimite<Middle French <Latin ūnanimitās, equivalent to ūnanim(us) unanimous + -itās-ity
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