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tolerance British & World English

The ability or willingness to tolerate the existence of opinions or behaviour that one dislikes or disagrees with

tolerance English Thesaurus

an advocate of religious tolerance

frost tolerance British & World English

The ability of plants to withstand freezing temperatures.

tolerance zone British & World English

A designated area in which prostitution is tolerated by the authorities.

cross-tolerance British & World English

Resistance to the effects of a substance because of exposure to a pharmacologically similar substance

tolerance dose British & World English

A dose of something toxic, in particular of nuclear radiation, believed to be the maximum that can be taken without harm

zero tolerance British & World English

Non-acceptance of antisocial behaviour, typically by strict and uncompromising application of the law