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English definition of “permanence”

permanence

noun [U]     /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 impermanence (impermanent)Continuous and permanent
(Definition of permanence noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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