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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·de·cen·cy n.; pl. Indecencies
 1. The quality or state of being indecent; lack of decency, modesty, or good manners; obscenity.
 2. That which is indecent; an indecent word or act; an offense against delicacy.
    They who, by speech or writing, present to the ear or the eye of modesty any of the indecencies I allude to, are pests of society.   --Beattie.
 Syn: -- Indelicacy; indecorum; immodesty; impurity; obscenity. See Indecorum.