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English definition of “tolerance”

tolerance

noun [U] (ACCEPTANCE)   /ˈtɑl·ər·əns/ (also toleration,  /ˌtɑl·əˈreɪ·ʃən/)
willingness to accept behavior and beliefs that are different from your own, even if you disagree with or disapprove of them: religious / racial tolerance There is zero tolerance of violence at this school – if you’re caught fighting , you’ll be suspended .
(Definition of tolerance noun (ACCEPTANCE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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