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[mass noun] Non-existence; nothingness.
oblivion, non-existence, non-being, non-lifeView synonyms
- ‘Even the scientist, as an individual human being, may come face to face with nihility opening up to the ground of human existence itself.’
Late 17th century: from medieval Latin nihilitas, from Latin nihil nothing.
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