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English definition of “permanence”

permanence

noun [U] uk   /ˈpɜː.mə.nəns/ us    /ˈpɝː-/ (formal permanency)
staying the same or continuing for a long time: A loving family environment gives children that sense of stability and permanence which they need.
Opposite
Continuous and permanent
(Definition of permanence from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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