unanimity

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

noun

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

Origin of unanimity

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


n.

mid-15c., from Old French unanimite (14c.), from Latin unanimitas, from unanimus (see unanimous).

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