Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The state or condition of being original.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The quality of being original; originality.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The quality or state of being original.

Etymologies

original +‎ -ness (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Taiga soils of Transbaykalia in relation to the originalness of soils in the permafrost taiga region

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