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du·ra·ble

 (do͝or′ə-bəl, dyo͝or′-)
adj.
1.
a. Capable of withstanding wear and tear or decay: a durable fabric.
b. Made to withstand repeated use over a relatively long period, usually several years or more: durable goods such as washing machines and dryers.
2. Able to perform or compete over a long period, as by avoiding or overcoming injuries: a durable fullback.
3. Lasting; stable: a durable friendship.
n.
A good or product made to withstand repeated use over a relatively long period, usually several years or more: tracked the orders for automobiles and other durables.

[Middle English, from Old French, from Latin dūrābilis, from dūrāre, to last; see deuə- in Indo-European roots.]

du′ra·bil′i·ty, du′ra·ble·ness n.
du′ra·bly adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.durability - permanence by virtue of the power to resist stress or force; "they advertised the durability of their products"
tensile strength - the strength of material expressed as the greatest longitudinal stress it can bear without tearing apart
indestructibility - the strength to resist destruction
permanence, permanency - the property of being able to exist for an indefinite duration
persistence, continuity - the property of a continuous and connected period of time
changelessness - the property of remaining unchanged
everlastingness - the property of lasting forever
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durability

noun
The condition of being free from defects or flaws:
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Translations
مَتانَه
trvanlivost
holdbarhed
varanleiki, ending
dayanıklılıksağlamlık

durability

[ˌdjʊərəˈbɪlɪtɪ] Ndurabilidad f, lo duradero
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

durability

[ˌdjʊərəˈbɪlɪti] n [material] → solidité f, résistance f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

durability

n
(of product, material, finish)Strapazierfähigkeit f, → Haltbarkeit f
(of peace, relationship)Dauerhaftigkeit f
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

durability

[ˌdjʊərəˈbɪlɪtɪ] n (of materials) → resistenza; (of relationship) → durevolezza
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

durable

(ˈdjuərəbl) adjective
1. lasting or able to last. a durable peace.
2. wearing well. durable material.
ˌduraˈbility noun
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

durability

n. durabilidad, duración.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
References in periodicals archive ?
Different grades of Ti[O.sub.2] have been developed with different durabilities, but even within a grade there can be variability in the quality of the encapsulating oxide, and thereby in paint durability, due to the inevitable lot-to-lot variability inherent in any manufacturing process.
These grades spanned a wide range of durabilities, from superdurable grades to interior grades.