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longevity

noun [U] uk   /lɒnˈdʒev.ə.ti/ us    /lɑːnˈdʒev.ə.t̬i/ formal
C2 living for a long time: To what do you attribute your longevity?Life and living remaining popular or useful for a long time: For longevity in car design, you really need to keep it simple.Lasting for a long time
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