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Durability vs. Endurance

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Durabilitynoun

Permanence by virtue of the power to resist stress or force.

Endurancenoun

The measure of a person's stamina or persistence.

‘He has great endurance: he ran a marathon and then cycled home.’;

Durabilitynoun

The state or quality of being durable; the power of uninterrupted or long continuance in any condition; the power of resisting agents or influences which tend to cause changes, decay, or dissolution; lastingness.

‘A Gothic cathedral raises ideas of grandeur in our minds by the size, its height, . . . its antiquity, and its durability.’;

Endurancenoun

Ability to endure hardship.

Durabilitynoun

permanence by virtue of the power to resist stress or force;

‘they advertised the durability of their products’;

Endurancenoun

A state or quality of lasting or duration; lastingness; continuance.

‘Slurring with an evasive answer the question concerning the endurance of his own possession.’;

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Durability

Durability is the ability of a physical product to remain functional, without requiring excessive maintenance or repair, when faced with the challenges of normal operation over its design lifetime. There are several measures of durability in use, including years of life, hours of use, and number of operational cycles.

Endurancenoun

The act of bearing or suffering; a continuing under pain or distress without resistance, or without being overcome; sufferance; patience.

‘Their fortitude was most admirable in their patience and endurance of all evils, of pain and of death.’;

Endurancenoun

the power to withstand hardship or stress;

‘the marathon tests a runner's endurance’;

Endurancenoun

a state of surviving; remaining alive

Endurance

Endurance (also related to sufferance, resilience, constitution, fortitude, and hardiness) is the ability of an organism to exert itself and remain active for a long period of time, as well as its ability to resist, withstand, recover from, and have immunity to trauma, wounds, or fatigue. It is usually used in aerobic or anaerobic exercise.

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