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blindness (n.)

Old English blindnysse, blendes, from blind + -ness. Figurative sense was in Old English.

updated on December 11, 2012

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Definitions of blindness from WordNet

blindness (n.)
the state of being blind or lacking sight;
Synonyms: sightlessness / cecity
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