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noun [uncountable] endurance pronunciation in American English /ɪnˈdʊrəns/
  1. the ability to continue doing something physically difficult or continue dealing with an unpleasant situation for a long time
    The long trip tested their courage and endurance to the limit.
    beyond endurance: There was something about him that irritated Lydia almost beyond endurance.


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