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Permanence: the permanency of Egypt's great pyramids.
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n, pl -cies
1. a person or thing that is permanent
2. another word for permanence
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per•ma•nen•cy(ˈpɜr mə nən si)
n., pl. -cies.
2. something that is permanent.
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|Noun||1.||permanency - the property of being able to exist for an indefinite duration|
length, duration - continuance in time; "the ceremony was of short duration"; "he complained about the length of time required"
durability, enduringness, lastingness, strength - permanence by virtue of the power to resist stress or force; "they advertised the durability of their products"
imperishability, imperishableness, imperishingness - the property of being resistant to decay; "he advertised the imperishability of the product"
perdurability - the property of being extremely durable
immortality - the quality or state of being immortal
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