Meaning of “perpetuity” in the English Dictionary

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"perpetuity" in American English

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perpetuitynoun

us /ˌpɜr·pɪˈtu·ɪ·t̬i/ fml

forever:

Wildlife areas have to be maintained in perpetuity.

(Definition of “perpetuity” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"perpetuity" in Business English

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perpetuitynoun

uk /ˌpɜːpəˈtjuːəti/ us
in perpetuity

LAW for ever:

The company could be liable in perpetuity for jobs lost as a result of the damage.

(Definition of “perpetuity” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)