The greatest longitudinalstress a substance can bear without tearingasunder, - usually expressed with reference to a unit area of the cross section of the substance, as the number of pounds per square inch, or kilograms per square centimeter, necessary to produce rupture.
suggests such endurance of suffering without flinching as to indicate an almost austere indifference to pain or pleasure
implies restraint under provocation or a refraining from retaliation for a wrong he acted with forbearance toward the hecklers
suggests the resolute endurance that results from firm, sustained courage the fortitude of the pioneers
stresses the capacity to bear suffering, hardship, or prolonged strain Job's endurance of his afflictions
implies the bearing of suffering, provocation, delay, tediousness, etc. with calmness and self-control her patience with children
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