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persistence

US [pərˈsɪstəns]
UK [pə(r)ˈsɪstəns]
  • n.坚持;持续存在;锲而不舍;维持
  • Web持续性;持久性;持久化
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n.
1.
坚持;锲而不舍the fact of continuing to try to do sth despite difficulties, especially when other people are against you and think that you are being annoying or unreasonable
His persistence was finally rewarded when the insurance company agreed to pay for the damage.
保险公司同意赔偿损失,他的坚持不懈终于得到了回报。
It was her sheer persistence that wore them down in the end.
最终把他们拖垮的是她的不屈不挠。
2.
持续存在;维持the state of continuing to exist for a long period of time
the persistence of unemployment in the 1970s and 1980s
20 世纪 70 年代和 80 年代的持续失业状况

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