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vitality


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Vitality  \Vi*tal"i*ty\  (?;  277),  n.  [L.  vitalitas:  cf  F. 
  vitalit['e].] 
  The  quality  or  state  of  being  vital;  the  principle  of  life; 
  vital  force;  animation;  as  the  vitality  of  eggs  or  vegetable 
  seeds;  the  vitality  of  an  enterprise. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  vitality 
  n  1:  an  energetic  style  [syn:  {verve}] 
  2:  a  healthy  capacity  for  vigorous  activity;  "jogging  works  off 
  my  excess  energy";  "he  seemed  full  of  vim  and  vigor"  [syn: 
  {energy},  {vim}] 
  3:  (biology)  a  hypothetical  force  (not  physical  or  chemical) 
  once  thought  to  cause  the  evolution  and  development  of 
  organisms  [syn:  {vital  force}] 
  4:  the  property  of  being  able  to  survive  and  grow;  "the 
  vitality  of  a  seed"  [syn:  {animation}] 




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