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longevity

lon·gev·i·ty

longevity

 
pronunciation:
lan je vih ti [or] lawn je vih ti
part of speech: noun
definition 1: long life.
He drank and smoked heavily, and his longevity surprised both his doctor and his relatives.
definition 2: length of life.
similar words:
life
definition 3: length of service, employment, tenure, or the like.