Definition of Tolerance. Meaning of Tolerance. Synonyms of Tolerance

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Definition of Tolerance

Tolerance
Tolerance Tol"er*ance, n. 1. (Forestry) Capability of growth in more or less shade. 2. Allowed amount of variation from the standard or from exact conformity to the specified dimensions, weight, etc., as in various mechanical operations; specif.: (Coinage) The amount which coins, either singly or in lots, are legally allowed to vary above or below the standard of weight or fineness.

Meaning of Tolerance from wikipedia

- Tolerance or toleration is the state of tolerating, or putting up with, conditionally. Toleration Party, a historic political party active in Connecticut...
- The paradox of tolerance states that if a society is tolerant without limit, its ability to be tolerant is eventually seized or destro**** by the intolerant...
- Engineering tolerance is the permissible limit or limits of variation in: a physical dimension; a measured value or physical property of a material, manufactured...
- Fault tolerance is the property that enables a system to continue operating properly in the event of the failure of (or one or more faults within) some...
- Immune tolerance, or immunological tolerance, or immunotolerance, is a state of unresponsiveness of the immune system to substances or tissue that have...
- Drug tolerance is a pharmacological concept describing subjects' reduced reaction to a drug following its repeated use. Increasing its dosage may re-amplify...
- A zero-tolerance policy is one which imposes a punishment for every infraction of a stated rule. Zero-tolerance policies forbid people in positions of...
- Alcohol tolerance refers to the bodily responses to the functional effects of ethanol in alcoholic beverages. This includes direct tolerance, speed of...
- Drought tolerance is the ability to which a plant maintains its biom**** production during arid or drought conditions. Some plants are naturally adapted...
- Peripheral tolerance is the second branch of immunological tolerance, after central tolerance. It takes place in the immune periphery (after T and B cells...
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