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joc·und  audio  (jknd, jknd) KEY 

ADJECTIVE:
Sprightly and lighthearted in disposition, character, or quality.

ETYMOLOGY:
Middle English, from Old French jocond, from Latin icundus, icundus, from iuvre, to help, delight

OTHER FORMS:
jo·cundi·ty  (j-knd-t) KEY (Noun), jocund·ly(Adverb)


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