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determination

de·ter·mi·na·tion

determination

 
 
pronunciation:
dih tuhr mih neI shn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the quality of having a firm goal or being determined.
People admire his determination to improve at sports.
 
similar words:
purpose, resolution, resolve, will
definition 2: the act of coming to a decision or settling something.
The determination of the guest list took a long time.
similar words:
decision
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