Definition of persistence in English:

persistence

Line breaks: per¦sist|ence
Pronunciation: /pəˈsɪst(ə)ns
 
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noun

[mass noun]

Derivatives

persistency

noun
More example sentences
  • Tenacity and persistency is what I would call their game characteristic, sprinkled with luck, yes.
  • There was a persistency to his nature, a sort of dogged determination that she would have admired if it didn't grate her so.
  • Poor persistency and variable production are challenges.

Origin

mid 16th century: from French persistance, from the verb persister; influenced in spelling by Latin persistent- 'continuing steadfastly'.

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