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rapacity (n.)

"predaceous disposition; act or practice of seizing by force," 1540s, from French rapacité (16c.), from Latin rapacitatem (nominative rapacitas) "greediness," from rapax (genitive rapacis) "grasping, plundering," from rapere "seize" (see rapid).

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Definitions of rapacity

rapacity (n.)
extreme gluttony;
Synonyms: edacity / esurience / rapaciousness / voracity / voraciousness
rapacity (n.)
reprehensible acquisitiveness; insatiable desire for wealth (personified as one of the deadly sins);
Synonyms: avarice / greed / covetousness / avaritia
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