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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Du·ra·bil·i·ty, n.  The state or quality of being durable; the power of uninterrupted or long continuance in any condition; the power of resisting agents or influences which tend to cause changes, decay, or dissolution; lastingness.
    A Gothic cathedral raises ideas of grandeur in our minds by the size, its height, . . . its antiquity, and its durability.   --Blair.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : permanence by virtue of the power to resist stress or force;
          "they advertised the durability of their products" [syn:
          lastingness, enduringness, strength]