Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The quality or degree of being progressive: "Proponents of progressivity often argue that higher-income people should pay higher taxes because they benefit more from government” ( National Review).

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  • n. The condition of being progressive

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  • n. advancement toward better conditions or policies or methods

Etymologies

progressive +‎ -ity (Wiktionary)

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