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puritynoun [U]

uk   /ˈpjʊə.rə.ti/  us   /ˈpjʊr.ə.t̬i/
  • purity noun [U] (NOT MIXED)

C1 the ​state of not being ​mixed with anything ​else: the ​atrocitiescarried out in the ​name of ​ethnic/​racial purity
the ​clear and ​perfectquality of a ​sound: the purity of her ​voice
C1 the ​fact of being ​clean or ​free from ​harmfulsubstances: air/​water purity

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