Etymology
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fineness (n.)

c. 1400, from fine (adj.) + -ness.

updated on November 07, 2014

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Definitions of fineness from WordNet

fineness (n.)
the quality of being very good indeed;
the inn is distinguished by the fineness of its cuisine
Synonyms: choiceness
fineness (n.)
the property of being very narrow or thin;
he marvelled at the fineness of her hair
Synonyms: thinness
fineness (n.)
having a very fine texture;
the fineness of the sand on the beach
Synonyms: powderiness
fineness (n.)
the quality of being beautiful and delicate in appearance;
the fineness of her features
Synonyms: daintiness / delicacy
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