Fragility

Fra*gil"i*ty

(?), n. [L. fragilitas: cf. F. fragilit. Cf. Frailty.] 1. The condition or quality of being fragile; brittleness; frangibility. Bacon.
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2. Weakness; feebleness.
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An appearance of delicacy, and even of fragility, is almost essential to it [beauty].
Burke.
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3. Liability to error and sin; frailty. [Obs.]
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The fragility and youthful folly of Qu. Fabius.
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