Associations to the word «Durable»


DURABLE, adjective. Able to resist wear, decay; lasting; enduring.
DURABLE, noun. (economics) A durable good, one useful over more than one period, especially a year.
DURABLE GOOD, noun. (economics) A good, as e.g. a household appliance, that yields services or utility over time rather than being used up when used once.
DURABLE GOODS, noun. Plural of durable good
DURABLE MEDICAL EQUIPMENT, noun. Any medical equipment used in the home to aid in a better quality of living such as iron lungs, oxygen tents, nebulizers, catheters, wheelchairs, etc.

Dictionary definition

DURABLE, adjective. Existing for a long time; "hopes for a durable peace"; "a long-lasting friendship".
DURABLE, adjective. Capable of withstanding wear and tear and decay; "durable denim jeans".
DURABLE, adjective. Very long lasting; "less durable rocks were gradually worn away to form valleys"; "the perdurable granite of the ancient Appalachian spine of the continent".

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