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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cordiality  \Cor*dial"i*ty\  (k?r-j?l"?-t?  or  k?r`d?-?l"-;  106), 
  n.;  pl  {Cordialities}  (-t?z).  [LL.  cordialitas  fr 
  cordialis  sincere:  cf  F.  cordialit['e].] 
  1.  Relation  to  the  heart.  [Obs.] 
 
  That  the  ancients  had  any  respect  of  cordiality  or 
  reference  unto  the  heart,  will  much  be  doubted. 
  --Sir  T. 
  Browne. 
 
  2.  Sincere  affection  and  kindness;  warmth  of  regard; 
  heartiness.  --Motley. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  cordiality 
  n  :  a  cordial  disposition  [syn:  {amity}] 




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