What does Durability mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lastingness, durability, enduringness, strength(noun)

    permanence by virtue of the power to resist stress or force

    "they advertised the durability of their products"


  1. durability(Noun)

    Permanence by virtue of the power to resist stress or force.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Durability(noun)

    the state or quality of being durable; the power of uninterrupted or long continuance in any condition; the power of resisting agents or influences which tend to cause changes, decay, or dissolution; lastingness

  2. Origin: [L. durabilitas.]


  1. Durability

    In database systems, durability is the ACID property which guarantees that transactions that have committed will survive permanently. For example, if a flight booking reports that a seat has successfully been booked, then the seat will remain booked even if the system crashes. Durability can be achieved by flushing the transaction's log records to non-volatile storage before acknowledging commitment. In distributed transactions, all participating servers must coordinate before commit can be acknowledged. This is usually done by a two-phase commit protocol. Many DBMSs implement durability by writing transactions into a transaction log that can be reprocessed to recreate the system state right before any later failure. A transaction is deemed committed only after it is entered in the log.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Durability in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Durability in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Larry Corey:

    We know durability in the Thai trial waned.

  2. Earl Blumenauer:

    There’s a durability to it, it will last the entire year or longer. Just put a little brandy on it.

  3. Stephen Hodi:

    Longer follow-up will be helpful to see the durability of these responses and what happens to patients who had complete responses.

  4. White House:

    The United States and President Obama himself have confidence in the durability of the Brazilian democracy to weather those challenges.

  5. Norbert Krause:

    I don't know anything about the modification of the software, the software was okay when we certified the vehicle and we made our durability runs. Everything was fine.

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