staying power
noun Date: 1859 capacity for continuing (as in existence, influence, or popularity) without weakening

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Staying Power — Queen – Hot Space Veröffentlichung 21. Mai 1982 Label EMI/Parlophone; Elektra, Hollywood Records (USA) Format(e) LP, Cassette; CD Genre(s) Rock …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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