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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The quality or state of readily showing your thoughts or feelings; Also: (Genetics) The degree to which a particular gene produces its effect in an organism.

Usage examples (38)
  • This suggestion raises the specter of an ˜error theory™ of music's expressivity, that is, a theory that all claims of emotional expressivity in music are strictly...
  • The difference between the movement and an expressivity.
  • Why can't expressivity and power/network be built into matter?
  • Can we become more expressive, or more inventive in our expressivity? for more
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