ephemerality vs ephemeralness what difference

what is difference between ephemerality and ephemeralness

English

Etymology

ephemeral +‎ -ity

Noun

ephemerality (countable and uncountable, plural ephemeralities)

  1. (uncountable) The state or condition of being ephemeral; transience.
  2. (countable) Something that is ephemeral.
    • 1961, Lewis Mumford, The City in History, Harcourt, Brace & World, p. 242:
      So, too, the multiplication of bathrooms and the over-expenditure on broadly paved motor roads, and above all, the massive collective concentration on glib ephemeralities of all kinds, performed with supreme technical audacity.

Synonyms

  • (state or condition of being ephemeral): ephemeralness, evanescence, impermanence, transience, transiency, volatility; see also Thesaurus:transience


English

Etymology

ephemeral +‎ -ness

Noun

ephemeralness (uncountable)

  1. The quality of being ephemeral or transitory.
    • 1985, Thomas J. Schlereth, “Material Culture Research and Historical Explanation.” The Public Historian, vol. 7, no. 4 (Autumn), pp. 21-23:
      Material culture researchers have often failed to acknowledge the ephemeralness of much of their data.

Synonyms

  • ephemerality, impermanence, transiency; see also Thesaurus:transience

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