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English definition of “persistence”


noun [U]     /pəˈsɪs.təns/ US  /pɚ-/
C2 the fact that someone or something persists : Most financial analysts have been surprised by the persistence of the recession . Her persistence and enthusiasm have helped the group to achieve its international success .Continuous and permanent
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