Definition of Persistence. Meaning of Persistence. Synonyms of Persistence

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Definition of Persistence

Persistence
Persistence Per*sist"ence, Persistency Per*sist"en*cy, n. [See Persistent.] 1. The quality or state of being persistent; staying or continuing quality; hence, in an unfavorable sense, doggedness; obstinacy. 2. The continuance of an effect after the cause which first gave rise to it is removed; as: (a) (Physics) The persistence of motion. (b) (Physiol.) Visual persistence, or persistence of the visual impression; auditory persistence, etc.

Meaning of Persistence from wikipedia

- Persistence may refer to: Image persistence, in LCD monitors Persistence (computer science), the characteristic of data that outlives the execution of...
- The Persistence of Memory (In Catalan: La persistència de la memòria) is a 1931 painting by artist Salvador Dalí and one of the most recognizable works...
- Persistence hunting (sometimes called endurance hunting) is a hunting technique in which hunters, who may be slower than their prey over short distances...
- In psychology, persistence (PS) is a personality trait. It is measured in the Temperament and Character Inventory (TCI) and is considered one of the four...
- Persistence of Time is the fifth studio album by the American thrash metal band Anthrax. It was released on August 21, 1990 through Megaforce Worldwide/Island...
- Lactase persistence is the continued activity of the lactase enzyme in adulthood. Since lactase's only function is the digestion of lactose in milk, in...
- Image persistence, or image retention, is the LCD and plasma display equivalent of screen burn-in. Unlike screen burn, the effects are usually temporary...
- In mathematics, the persistence of a number is the number of times one must apply a given operation to an integer before reaching a fixed point at which...
- Jakarta Persistence (JPA; formerly Java Persistence API) is a Jakarta EE application programming interface specification that describes the management...
- before the recent evolution of lactase persistence, which extends lactose tolerance into adulthood. Lactase persistence evolved in several po****tions independently...
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