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She suffered permanent brain damage as a result of the accident.
They've offered me a room until I can find something more permanent.
We'd like to offer you a permanent position as our new sales manager.
She became a permanent fixture of Washington politics.
She complained of feeling permanently exhausted.
the decision to close down the factory permanently
This is the American English definition of permanent. View British English definition of permanent.
mixed together in a way that is not planned, organized, or tidy
… to reveal a small part of your intentions in order to attract support, without actually committing yourself to doing anythingadd a word
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