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perpetuate

per·pet·u·ate

perpetuate

 
pronunciation:
pr pe chu eIt
features:
Word Combinations (verb)
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: perpetuated, perpetuates, perpetuating
definition: to cause to last or be remembered.
This tradition has been perpetuated for centuries.
antonyms:
obliterate
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derivations: perpetuation (n.), perpetuator (n.)