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platitude

  

      n  
1    a trite, dull, or obvious remark or statement; a commonplace  
2    staleness or insipidity of thought or language; triteness  
     (C19: from French, literally: flatness, from plat flat)  
  platitudinous      adj  
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platitude

  
1    banality, bromide, cliché, commonplace, hackneyed saying, inanity, stereotype, trite remark, truism  
2    banality, dullness, inanity, insipidity, triteness, triviality, vapidity, verbiage  

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