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pleonexia Syllabification: ple·o·nex·i·a
Pronunciation: /ˌplēəˈneksēə/

Definition of pleonexia in English:

noun

rare
Extreme greed for wealth or material possessions; avarice.

Derivatives

pleonectic
adjective

Origin

Mid 19th century: Greek, from pleonektein 'be greedy', from pleiōn 'more' + ekhein 'have'.

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