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English definition of “simplicity”

simplicity

noun [U] uk   /sɪmˈplɪs.ɪ.ti/ us    /-ə.t̬i/

simplicity noun [U] (EASY)

C1 the fact that something is easy to understand or do: The advantage of the plan is its simplicity. The exam was simplicity itself (= very easy).Easiness and simplicity

simplicity noun [U] (NATURAL)

the fact that something is ordinary, traditional, or natural, and not complicated: The old people led a life of great simplicity (= with few possessions and little money).Easiness and simplicity

simplicity noun [U] (PLAIN)

the fact that something is plain and has no decorationEasiness and simplicity
(Definition of simplicity from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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