noun see robust

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.


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  • robustness — robust ► ADJECTIVE 1) sturdy or resilient. 2) strong and healthy. 3) uncompromising and forceful; not subtle: a robust defence. 4) (of wine or food) strong and rich in flavour or smell. DERIVATIVES robustly adverb robustness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • robustness — noun 1. the property of being strong and healthy in constitution (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑hardiness, ↑lustiness, ↑validity • Derivationally related forms: ↑lusty (for: ↑lustiness), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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