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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. persistent determination;
[syn: doggedness, perseverance, persistence, persistency, tenacity, tenaciousness, pertinacity]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Persistence \Per*sist"ence\, Persistency \Per*sist"en*cy\, n. [See Persistent.] 1. The quality or state of being persistent; staying or continuing quality; hence, in an unfavorable sense, doggedness; obstinacy. [1913 Webster] 2. The continuance of an effect after the cause which first gave rise to it is removed; as: (a) (Physics) The persistence of motion. (b) (Physiol.) Visual persistence, or persistence of the visual impression; auditory persistence, etc. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

persistency n 1: persistent determination [syn: doggedness, perseverance, persistence, persistency, tenacity, tenaciousness, pertinacity]