Definition of Survival. Meaning of Survival. Synonyms of Survival

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Definition of Survival

Survival
Survival Sur*viv"al, n. [From Survive.] 1. A living or continuing longer than, or beyond the existence of, another person, thing, or event; an outliving. 2. (Arh[ae]ol. & Ethnol.) Any habit, usage, or belief, remaining from ancient times, the origin of which is often unknown, or imperfectly known. The close bearing of the doctrine of survival on the study of manners and customs. --Tylor. Survival of the fittest. (Biol.) See Natural selection, under Natural.

Meaning of Survival from wikipedia

- Survival, or the act of surviving, is the propensity of something to continue existing, particularly when this is done despite conditions that might kill...
- Survivalism is a social movement of individuals or groups (called survivalists or preppers) who proactively prepare for emergencies, including natural...
- Survival horror is a subgenre of action-adventure and horror video games that focuses on survival of the players as the game tries to frighten them with...
- Survival Island, also known as Three, is a 2005 romantic survival drama film written and directed by Stewart Raffill and starring Billy Zane, Kelly Brook...
- Cultural Survival (founded 1972) is a nonprofit group based in Cambridge, M****achusetts, United States, which is dedicated to defending the human rights...
- Survival games are a sub-genre of action video games, usually set in hostile, intense, open-world environments. Players generally begin with minimal equipment...
- Ark: Survival Evolved (stylized as ARK) is a 2017 action-adventure survival video game developed by Studio Wildcard. In the game, players must survive...
- Survival skills are techniques that a person may use in order to sustain life in any type of natural environment or built environment. These techniques...
- Survival analysis is a branch of statistics for analyzing the expected duration of time until one event occurs, such as death in biological organisms and...
- The survival film is a film genre in which one or more characters make an effort at physical survival. It often overlaps with other film genres. It is...