a state of surviving; remaining alive
survival, survival of the fittest, natural selection, selection(noun)
a natural process resulting in the evolution of organisms best adapted to the environment
something that survives
The fact or act of surviving; continued existence or life.
His survival in the open ocean was a miracle; he had fully expected to die.
(as a modifier) Of, relating to or aiding survival.
His survival kit had all the things he needed in the wilderness.
a living or continuing longer than, or beyond the existence of, another person, thing, or event; an outliving
Etymology: [From Survive.]
any habit, usage, or belief, remaining from ancient times, the origin of which is often unknown, or imperfectly known
Etymology: [From Survive.]
Survival is the fourth and final serial of the 26th season in the British science fiction television series Doctor Who, which was first broadcast in three parts, weekly, from 22 November to 6 December 1989. It was the final story of the original 26-year run of the series to be transmitted on BBC One, marking the final regular television appearance of Anthony Ainley as the Master and of Sophie Aldred as Ace. It is also the last to entirely feature Sylvester McCoy as the Seventh Doctor.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
Continuance of life or existence especially under adverse conditions; includes methods and philosophy of survival.
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'survival' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3122
Rank popularity for the word 'survival' in Nouns Frequency: #1336
The numerical value of survival in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of survival in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Examples of survival in a Sentence
The history of the high seas have survival rates over the years, there have been miracles out there, and we're planning on finding the children.
Speaker Pelosi just ripped up: One of our last surviving Tuskegee Airmen. The survival of a child born at 21 weeks. The mourning families of Rocky Jones and Kayla Mueller. A service membersreunion with his family, thats her legacy.
I love competition, but there are some things that are more important than just competing. And that is the survival of this wonderful system that has succeeded so well.
For a long period of time, manufacturers have been in a dominant position, we haven't yet seen any improvements in dealers' situation. Many of them are still struggling on the verge of survival.
Compassion and love are not mere luxuries. As the source of both inner and external peace, they are fundamental to the continued survival of our species.
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Translations for survival
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- eloonjääminen, selviytyminenFinnish
- 生存, サバイバルJapanese
- hayatta kalmaTurkish
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