Definition of durability in English:

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durability

Pronunciation: /ˌd(y)o͝orəˈbilədē/

noun

The ability to withstand wear, pressure, or damage: the reliability and durability of plastics
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  • On one level, this scarcely believable feat suggests continuity and durability.
  • As for wear and tear, the durability will depend on the level of traffic in the room concerned.
  • This is because the same type of stone varies in durability depending on its place of origin.
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Syllabification: du·ra·bil·i·ty

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