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durable

adjective uk   /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
noun [U] uk   /ˌdjʊə.rəˈbɪl.ɪ.ti/ us    /ˌdʊr.əˈbɪl.ə.t̬i/
the durability of the materials usedPower and intensityEnergy, force and power
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