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gratefulness vs. gratitude

[ greyt-fuhl-nis ]
  1. warm and deep appreciation for kindness received; gratitude or thankfulness: After working as a doctor in parts of Africa, I feel a new-found respect and gratefulness for the healthcare we receive here.
[ grat-i-tood, -tyood ]
  1. the quality or feeling of being grateful or thankful: He expressed his gratitude to everyone on the staff.

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