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 for stateliness
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Stateliness \State"li*ness\, n.
     The quality or state of being stately.
     [1913 Webster]
           For stateliness and majesty, what is comparable to a
           horse?                                   --Dr. H. More.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: an elaborate manner of doing something; "she served coffee
           with great stateliness"
      2: impressiveness in scale or proportion [syn: stateliness,
         majesty, loftiness]

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