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permanence

noun per·ma·nence \ˈpər-mə-nən(t)s, ˈpərm-nən(t)s\

Definition of PERMANENCE

:  the quality or state of being permanent :  durability
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First Known Use of PERMANENCE

15th century
PERMANENCE Defined for Kids

permanence

noun per·ma·nence \ˈpər-mə-nəns\

Definition of PERMANENCE for Kids

:  the quality or state of lasting forever or for a long time

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