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perpetual

adjective uk   /pəˈpetʃ.u.əl/ us    /pɚˈpetʃ-/
continuing for ever in the same way: They lived in perpetual fear of being discovered. He has hard, cold eyes and his mouth is set in a perpetual sneer. a perpetual studentAlways and never often repeated: perpetual vandalismContinually and repeatedly
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