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convenance (s) (noun), convenances (pl)
1. The social proprieties or conventionalities (only plural): Bob's uncle was a very frank and plain-spoken person, but had little respect for the convenances in life.
2. That which is suitable, agreeable, or convenient: Going by car into town seemed to be a convenance that everybody in the city thought proper or the thing to do.
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