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- n. The state or quality of being affected.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Affectation.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The quality of being affected; affectation.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a deliberate pretense or exaggerated display
- n. the quality of being false or artificial (as to impress others)
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