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Date: 1100-1200
Origin: warm

warmth

noun
     
warmth [uncountable]
1 the heat something produces, or when you feel warm
warmth of
the warmth of the summer sun
for warmth
The children huddled closely together for warmth.
2 friendliness and happiness
warmth of
the warmth of her smile

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