Medical Dictionary

perseverate

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intransitive verb per·sev·er·ate \pər-ˈsev-ə-ˌrāt\

Medical Definition of perseverate

perseverated

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perseverating

  1. :  to manifest the phenomenon of perseveration the perseverating tendency in stutterers in sensorimotor tasks—Quarterly Journal of Speech

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