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Perseverance vs. Consistence

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Perseverancenoun

Continuing in a course of action without regard to discouragement, opposition or previous failure.

Consistencenoun

(archaic) The physical quality which is given by the degree of firmness, solidity, density, and viscosity; consistency.

Perseverancenoun

The act of persevering; persistence in anything undertaken; continued pursuit or prosecution of any business, or enterprise begun.

‘Whose constant perseverance overcameWhate'er his cruel malice could invent.’;

Consistencenoun

The staying together, or remaining in close relation, of non-physical things.

‘Her performance has lacked consistence over the last year.’; ‘This composer's musical work is of extraordinary consistence.’;

Perseverancenoun

Discrimination.

Consistencenoun

(obsolete) Standing still; quiescence; state of rest.

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Perseverancenoun

Continuance in a state of grace until it is succeeded by a state of glory; sometimes called final perseverance, and the perseverance of the saints. See Calvinism.

Consistencenoun

(obsolete) The condition of standing or adhering together, or being fixed in union, as the parts of a body; existence; firmness; coherence; solidity.

Perseverancenoun

persistent determination

Consistencenoun

(obsolete) That which stands together as a united whole; a combination.

Perseverancenoun

the act of persisting or persevering; continuing or repeating behavior;

‘his perseveration continued to the point where it was no longer appropriate’;

Consistencenoun

The condition of standing or adhering together, or being fixed in union, as the parts of a body; existence; firmness; coherence; solidity.

‘Water, being divided, maketh many circles, till it restore itself to the natural consistence.’; ‘We are as water, weak, and of no consistence.’; ‘The same form, substance, and consistency.’;

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Consistencenoun

A degree of firmness, density, viscosity, or spissitude; a measure of the ability to hold together when manipulated.

‘Let the expressed juices be boiled into the consistence of a sirup.’;

Consistencenoun

That which stands together as a united whole; a combination.

‘The church of God, as meaning the whole consistence of orders and members.’;

Consistencenoun

Firmness of constitution or character; substantiality; durability; persistency.

‘His friendship is of a noble make and a lasting consistency.’;

Consistencenoun

Agreement or harmony of all parts of a complex thing among themselves, or of the same thing with itself at different times; the harmony of conduct with profession; congruity; correspondence; as, the consistency of laws, regulations, or judicial decisions; consistency of opinions; consistency of conduct or of character.

‘That consistency of behavior whereby he inflexibly pursues those measures which appear the most just.’; ‘Consistency, thou art a jewel.’;

Consistencenoun

a harmonious uniformity or agreement among things or parts

Consistencenoun

the property of holding together and retaining its shape;

‘when the dough has enough consistency it is ready to bake’;

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