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Definition of Unity


  1. The state of being one; oneness.
  2. Concord; harmony; conjunction; agreement; uniformity; as, a unity of proofs; unity of doctrine.
  3. Any definite quantity, or aggregate of quantities or magnitudes taken as one, or for which 1 is made to stand in calculation; thus, in a table of natural sines, the radius of the circle is regarded as unity.
  4. In dramatic composition, one of the principles by which a uniform tenor of story and propriety of representation are preserved; conformity in a composition to these; in oratory, discourse, etc., the due subordination and reference of every part to the development of the leading idea or the eastablishment of the main proposition.
  5. Such a combination of parts as to constitute a whole, or a kind of symmetry of style and character.
  6. The peculiar characteristics of an estate held by several in joint tenancy.
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Unity Translations

unity in Afrikaans is eenheid
unity in Dutch is eenheid, samenhang, eendracht
unity in German is Einigkeit, Einheit, Eins, Eintracht, Einheit
unity in Italian is elemento, concordia
unity in Portuguese is unidade