Definitions for aridity

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  1. fruitlessness, aridity, barrenness(noun)

    the quality of yielding nothing of value

  2. aridity, aridness, thirstiness(noun)

    a deficiency of moisture (especially when resulting from a permanent absence of rainfall)

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  1. aridity(Noun)

    A long term lack of rainfall or moisture.

  2. Origin: aridité, from "dryness"

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  1. Aridity(noun)

    the state or quality of being arid or without moisture; dryness

  2. Aridity(noun)

    fig.: Want of interest of feeling; insensibility; dryness of style or feeling; spiritual drought

  3. Origin: [L. ariditas, fr. aridus.]

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