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  • 1 Purity — Исполнитель Slipknot …

    Википедия

  • 2 Purity — Pu ri*ty, n. [OE. purete, purte, OF. purt[ e], F. puret[ e], from L. puritas, fr. purus pure. See {Pure}.] The condition of being pure. Specifically: (a) freedom from foreign admixture or deleterious matter; as, the purity of water, of wine, of… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Purity — is the absence of impurity in a substance.Purity may also refer to:* Abstinence from vices and/or abundance of virtue * Purity Dairies, A Nashville, Tennessee based dairy company * Purity Distilling Company, an alcohol manufacturer involved in… …

    Wikipedia

  • 4 Purity — (Mararikulam,Индия) Категория отеля: 4 звездочный отель Адрес: East of Muhamma Police Station …

    Каталог отелей

  • 5 purity — index honor (good reputation), integrity, rectitude Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 6 purity — early 13c., from O.Fr. purete, earlier purte (12c.), from L.L. puritatem (nom. puritas) cleanness, pureness, from L. purus (see PURE (Cf. pure)) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 7 purity — ► NOUN ▪ the state of being pure …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8 purity — [pyoor′i tē] n. [ME purete < MFr pureté < LL puritas < L purus, PURE] the quality or condition of being pure; specif., a) freedom from adulterating matter b) cleanness or clearness c) freedom from evil or sin; innocence; chastity d)… …

    English World dictionary

  • 9 purity — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ absolute ▪ the absolute purity of her love ▪ great, high ▪ high purity silver ▪ ideological …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 10 purity — The avoidance of ritual contamination. Important to the Hebrews, for impurity effectively prevented much religious and social activity. Impurity could be ‘caught’ by contact with the dead, from prohibited foods, from contact with bodily fluids (e …

    Dictionary of the Bible

  • 11 Purity — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Purity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 purity purity Sgm: N 1 decency decency decorum delicacy Sgm: N 1 continence continence chastity honesty virtue modesty shame Sgm …

    English dictionary for students

  • 12 purity — pu|ri|ty [ pjurəti ] noun uncount * 1. ) the condition of being pure, especially in moral behavior: There was a purity and a peace in his life. ─ opposite IMPURITY 2. ) a clear or beautiful quality in sound, writing, music, etc.: purity of: I… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 13 purity */ — UK [ˈpjʊərətɪ] / US [ˈpjʊrətɪ] noun [uncountable] 1) the condition of being pure, especially in moral behaviour There was a purity and a peace in his life. 2) a clear or beautiful quality in sound, writing, music etc purity of: I enjoy the purity …

    English dictionary

  • 14 purity — /pyoor i tee/, n. 1. the condition or quality of being pure; freedom from anything that debases, contaminates, pollutes, etc.: the purity of drinking water. 2. freedom from any admixture or modifying addition. 3. ceremonial or ritual cleanness. 4 …

    Universalium

  • 15 purity — n. moral purity * * * [ pjʊ(ə)rɪtɪ] moral purity …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 16 purity — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) I n. refinement (see purity); sincerity, honesty; abstraction; simplicity. See probity, simpleness, innocence, virtue, cleanness.Ant., dishonesty. II Freedom from pollution Nouns …

    English dictionary for students

  • 17 purity — pu|ri|ty [ˈpjuərıti US ˈpjur ] n [U] the quality or state of being pure ▪ the purity of tapwater ▪ spiritual purity →↑impurity …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 purity — noun 1) the purity of our tap water Syn: cleanness, clearness, clarity, freshness; sterility, healthiness, safety 2) they sought purity in a foul world Syn: virtue, morality, goodness, righteousness …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 19 purity — noun 1) the purity of our tap water Syn: cleanness, freshness, cleanliness, wholesomeness 2) they sought purity in a foul world Syn: virtue, morality, goodness, righteousness, piety, honour …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 20 purity — /ˈpjurəti / (say pyoohruhtee) noun 1. the condition or quality of being pure; freedom from extraneous matter or from anything that debases or contaminates: the purity of drinking water. 2. freedom from any admixture or modifying addition. 3.… …

    Australian English dictionary