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purity

noun [U] uk   /ˈpjʊə.rɪ.ti/ us    /ˈpjʊr.ə.t̬i/

purity noun [U] (NOT MIXED)

C1 the state of not being mixed with anything else: the atrocities carried out in the name of ethnic/racial purity the clear and perfect quality of a sound: the purity of her voice C1 the fact of being clean or free from harmful substances: air/water purity

purity noun [U] (MORALLY GOOD)

the quality of being morally good or the state of not having sex: the purity and innocence of children For Christians, the Virgin Mary is a symbol of purity.
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