voracity

[ vaw-ras-i-tee, voh-, vuh- ]
/ vɔˈræs ɪ ti, voʊ-, və- /

noun

the condition or quality of being voracious.

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Origin of voracity

1520–30; < Latin vorācitās, equivalent to vorāc- (stem of vorāx) gluttonous + -itās -ity
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