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Middle English duren, from Old French durer, from Latin durare to last, endure, probably from durare to harden, from durus hard
Middle English, from Middle French dur, from Latin durus hard, rough; perhaps akin to Sanskrit dāruṇa hard, rough, dāru wood
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“Dure.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dure. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.
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