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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (2)

1. conformity with some esthetic standard of correctness or propriety;
- Example: "it was performed with justness and beauty"
[syn: justness, rightness, nicety]

2. the quality of being just or fair;
[syn: justice, justness]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Justness \Just"ness\, n. The quality of being just; conformity to truth, propriety, accuracy, exactness, and the like; justice; reasonableness; fairness; equity; as, justness of proportions; the justness of a description or representation; the justness of a cause. [1913 Webster] In value the satisfaction I had in seeing it represented with all the justness and gracefulness of action. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] Note: Justness is properly applied to things, and justice to persons; but the distinction is not always observed. Syn: Accuracy; exactness; correctness; propriety; fitness; reasonableness; equity; uprightness; justice. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

justness n 1: conformity with some esthetic standard of correctness or propriety; "it was performed with justness and beauty" [syn: justness, rightness, nicety] 2: the quality of being just or fair [syn: justice, justness] [ant: injustice, unjustness]