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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 pro·fun·di·ty /prəˈfʌndəti/
 深,深度,深奧,深刻,深厚

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pro·fun·di·ty n.; pl. -ties   The quality or state of being profound; depth of place, knowledge, feeling, etc. “The vast profundity obscure.”
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 profundity
      n 1: wisdom that is recondite and abstruse and profound; "the
           anthropologist was impressed by the reconditeness of the
           native proverbs" [syn: reconditeness, abstruseness,
           abstrusity, profoundness]
      2: intellectual depth; penetrating knowledge; keen insight;
         etc; "the depth of my feeling"; "the profoundness of the
         silence" [syn: profoundness] [ant: superficiality]
      3: the intellectual ability to penetrate deeply into ideas
         [syn: astuteness, profoundness, depth]
      4: the quality of being physically deep; "the profundity of the
         mine was almost a mile" [syn: deepness, profoundness]
         [ant: shallowness]