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Etymology

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passive +‎ -ity, from Latin passivitas.

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Noun

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passivity (countable and uncountable, plural passivities)

  1. The state of being passive.
  2. Submissiveness.
  3. A lack of initiative.
  4. (psychiatry) The belief that one's thoughts or actions are influenced or controlled by an external agent.[1]

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