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English definition of “diligent”

diligent

adjective    /ˈdɪl·ɪ·dʒənt/
careful and serious in your work, or done in a careful and determined way: a diligent worker They made diligent efforts to carry out their programs. diligence    /ˈdɪl·ɪ·dʒəns/ noun [U]
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