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noun ob·sti·na·cy \ˈäb-stə-nə-sē\
plural ob·sti·na·cies

Medical Definition of OBSTINACY

:  the quality or state of being obstinate <the obstinacy of tuberculosis>


July 04, 2015
stringent Hear it
rigorous, strict, or severe
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