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persistence
used in In Cold Blood

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Definition
continuing or repeating behavior — especially in spite of difficulties
  • He took a seat directly behind the defendants, and fixed them with a gaze of unique persistence, as though he planned to paint their portraits from memory.
    4 — The Corner (32% in)

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