perseverance

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Word of the Day
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perseverance

Pronunciation /pəːsɪˈvɪər(ə)ns/
noun
mass noun
Persistence in doing something despite difficulty or delay in achieving success.

Origin
Middle English from Old French, from Latin perseverantia, from perseverant- ‘abiding by strictly’, from the verb perseverare (see persevere).

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Yesterday, NASA scientists, through engineering perseverance, landed the latest Mars rover safely.

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