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noun [uncountable] severity pronunciation in British English /sɪˈverəti/
  1. 1
    the seriousness of something bad or unpleasant
    severity of: The severity of the storm was less than expected.
  2. 2
    the degree to which something is strict or extreme
    severity of: She was surprised by the severity of the sentence he was given.
  3. 3
    an unfriendly attitude and a lack of humour
    The tone of Helen’s voice approached severity.
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red market

the buying and selling of human organs

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