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soundness

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1 the ability to withstand force or stress without being distorted, dislodged, or damaged
  • the car manufacturer tested the soundness of the new model in various types of collisions

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2 the condition of being sound in body
  • his athletic soundness is open to question since he's been away from the sport for so long

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“Soundness.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/soundness. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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