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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Lasting for a long time; enduring: an abiding love of music.

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  • v. Present participle of abide.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Continuing; lasting.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Continuing; permanent; steadfast: as, an abiding faith.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. unceasing

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