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persistent
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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • One did not know what happened inside the Ministry of Love, but it was possible to guess: tortures, drugs, delicate instruments that registered your nervous reactions, gradual wearing-down by sleeplessness and solitude and persistent questioning.

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  • She has a persistent cough.
  • It is the kind of problem that can be solved if we are persistent in our efforts.

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