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English definition of “durable”


adjective     /ˈdjʊə.rə.bl̩/ US  /ˈdʊr.ə-/
able to last a long time without becoming damaged : The machines have to be made of durable materials . The resolution calls for a durable peace settlement .Lasting for a long time durability     /ˌdjʊə.rəˈbɪl.ɪ.ti/ US  /ˌdʊr.əˈbɪl.ə.t̬i/ noun [U] the durability of the materials usedPower and intensityEnergy, force and power
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