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chasteness


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chasteness  \Chaste"ness\,  n. 
  1.  Chastity;  purity. 
 
  2.  (Literature  &  Art)  Freedom  from  all  that  is  meretricious, 
  gaudy,  or  affected;  as  chasteness  of  design. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  chasteness 
  n  :  lack  of  ornamentation  [syn:  {restraint},  {simplicity}] 




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