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endurance

noun [U] uk   /ɪnˈdjʊə.rəns/ us    /-ˈdʊr.əns/
C2 the ability to keep doing something difficult, unpleasant, or painful for a long time: Running a marathon is a test of human endurance. The pain was bad beyond endurance.Tolerating and enduringCoping and not copingDealing with things or people
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