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

 pu·ri·ty /ˈpjʊrəti/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 pu·ri·ty /ˈpjʊrətɪ/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pu·ri·ty n.  The condition of being pure. Specifically: (a) freedom from foreign admixture or deleterious matter; as, the purity of water, of wine, of drugs, of metals. (b) Cleanness; freedom from foulness or dirt. “The purity of a linen vesture.” --Holyday. (c) Freedom from guilt or the defilement of sin; innocence; chastity; as, purity of heart or of life. (d) Freedom from any sinister or improper motives or views. (e) Freedom from foreign idioms, or from barbarous or improper words or phrases; as, purity of style.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: being undiluted or unmixed with extraneous material [syn: pureness]
           [ant: impurity]
      2: the state of being free from sin or moral wrong; lacking a
         knowledge of evil [syn: sinlessness, innocence]
      3: a woman's virtue or chastity [syn: honor, honour]