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English definition of “soundness”

soundness

noun [U] uk   /ˈsaʊnd.nəs/ us  

soundness noun [U] (GOOD CONDITION)

the fact of being in good conditionUndamaged, unbroken or in good condition

soundness noun [U] (GOOD JUDGMENT)

the quality of having good judgmentWise and sensible
(Definition of soundness from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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