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readiness (n.)

mid-14c., redinesse, "state of preparation, preparedness, a being or getting ready;" late 14c., "promptness, quickness;" from ready (adj.) + -ness. As "willingness, eagerness" from c. 1400.

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Definitions of readiness from WordNet

readiness (n.)
the state of having been made ready or prepared for use or action (especially military action);
putting them in readiness
readiness (n.)
prompt willingness;
readiness to continue discussions
Synonyms: eagerness / zeal / forwardness
readiness (n.)
(psychology) being temporarily ready to respond in a particular way;
Synonyms: set
readiness (n.)
a natural effortlessness; "a happy readiness of conversation"--Jane Austen;
Synonyms: facility
From wordnet.princeton.edu