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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Affability  \Af`fa*bil"i*ty\,  n.  [L.  affabilitas:  cf  F. 
  affabilit['e].] 
  The  quality  of  being  affable;  readiness  to  converse; 
  courteousness  in  receiving  others  and  in  conversation; 
  complaisant  behavior. 
 
  Affability  is  of  a  wonderful  efficacy  or  power  in 
  procuring  love.  --Elyot 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  affability 
  n  :  a  disposition  to  be  friendly  and  approachable  (easy  to  talk 
  to)  [syn:  {affableness},  {amiability},  {amiableness},  {bonhomie}, 
  {geniality}] 




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