natality

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Latin. Philosophical usage introduced by Hannah Arendt.

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natality (plural natalities)

  1. (demography) The ratio of live births in an area to the population of that area; expressed per 1000 population per year.
  2. (philosophy) The human ability to create new ideas, institutions and frameworks out of nothing.

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