Complete Definition of "persistent"

English

Adjective
en-adj

  1. obstinately|Obstinately refusing to give up or let go.

#: She has had a persistent cough for weeks.

  1. insistently|Insistently repetitive.

#: There was a persistent knocking on the door.

  1. indefinitely|Indefinitely continuous.

#: There have been persistent rumours for years.

  1. botany Lasting past maturity without falling off.

#: Pine cones have persistent scales.

  1. (Computer science) About some data or data structures: existing after the execution of the program. Remaining in existence past the lifetime of the program that creates it.

#: Once written to a disk file the data becomes persistent and it will still be there tomorrow when we run the next program.
#: This way transient value becomes persistent.

Translations
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trans-top|refusing to give up
Hebrew: ×¢×§×©× (akshán)
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Kurdish: KUchar|بÙâردÙâÙا٠بÙÙÙ
Polish: uporczywy, bezustanny, ciÄgÅy
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trans-top|insistently repetitive
Hebrew: ×ת××× (matmíd)
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Kurdish: KUchar|بÙâردÙâÙا٠بÙÙÙ
Polish: bezustanny, uporczywy
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trans-top|Indefinitely continuous
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Polish: ciÄgÅy, nieustanny
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trans-top|Lasting past maturity without falling off
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trans-top|existing after the execution of the program
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Polish: trwaÅy
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