permanent

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permanent physically abiding , enduring , imperishable , indestructible
trade name for an alloy used to make high-energy permanent magnets; contains aluminum and iron and nickel plus cobalt or copper or titanium Alnico
relatively permanent state of anxiety occurring in a variety of mental disorders anxiety , anxiousness
deficiency of moisture (especially when resulting from a permanent absence of rainfall) aridity , aridness , thirstiness
permanent organization of the military land forces of a nation or state army , ground forces , regular army
process for producing permanent prints in a carbon pigment autotype , autotypy
surveyor's mark on a permanent object of predetermined position and elevation used as a reference point bench mark , benchmark
relatively permanent inclination to react in a particular way bent , set
pollution that is rendered harmless by natural processes and so causes no permanent harm biodegradable pollution
lot on which there are no permanent buildings building site , vacant lot
loss or deficiency of motor control with involuntary spasms caused by permanent brain damage present at birth cerebral palsy , spastic paralysis
abnormal and usually permanent contraction of a muscle contracture
permanent end of all life functions in an organism or part of an organism death
permanent department created to perform the work of a local government department of local government , local department
molecule that is a permanent dipole dipole molecule
act of discontinuing or breaking off; an interruption (temporary or permanent) discontinuance , discontinuation
(law) the residence where you have your permanent home or principal establishment and to where, whenever you are absent, you intend to return; every person is compelled to have one and only one domicile at a time domicile , legal residence
permanent council of the United Nations; responsible for economic and social conditions Economic and Social Council , ECOSOC
act of endowing with a permanent source of income endowment
surgical operation that creates a permanent opening through the abdominal wall into the intestine enterostomy , enterotomy
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