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persistent
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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  • The ceremony, as shortly announced in the papers of yesterday, occurred on the previous morning; but it is only now that it has been possible to confirm the strange rumours which have been so persistently floating about.

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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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