resiliency
noun Date: circa 1836 resilience

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  • resiliency — resilience e*sil i*ence (r[ e]*z[i^]l [i^]*ens), resiliency e*sil i*en*cy (r[ e]*z[i^]l [i^]*en*s[y^]), n. 1. The act of springing back, rebounding, or resiling; as, the resilience of a ball or of sound. [1913 Webster] 2. The power or inherent… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • resiliency — re·sil·ien·cy (rĭ zĭlʹyən sē) n. Resilience. * * * …   Universalium

  • resiliency — noun resilience …   Wiktionary

  • resiliency — re·sil·ien·cy ri zil yən sē n, pl cies RESILIENCE * * * re·sil·ien·cy (rə zilґyən se) 1. resilience. 2. a measure of the energy required to stress an object to the proportional limit (see under limit) …   Medical dictionary

  • resiliency — Speed with which new orders respond to a change in prices. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …   Financial and business terms

  • resiliency — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1. The ability to recover quickly from depression or discouragement: bounce, buoyancy, elasticity, resilience. See ABILITY. 2. The quality or state of being flexible: bounce, ductility, elasticity, flexibility,… …   English dictionary for students

  • resiliency — rɪ zɪlɪənsɪ n. elasticity, ability to return to the original shape; cheerfulness, quality of quickly recovering from sadness or failure, buoyancy …   English contemporary dictionary

  • resiliency — n. Rebounding …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • resiliency — re·sil·ien·cy …   English syllables

  • resiliency — noun 1. the physical property of a material that can return to its original shape or position after deformation that does not exceed its elastic limit • Syn: ↑resilience • Derivationally related forms: ↑resilient, ↑resile, ↑resilient (for:… …   Useful english dictionary

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