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persistence
used in The Age of Innocence

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Definition
continuing or repeating behavior — especially in spite of difficulties
  • Such questions, at such an hour, were bound to drift through his mind; but he was conscious that their uncomfortable persistence and precision were due to the inopportune arrival of the Countess Olenska.
    Chapter 6 (49% in)

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