- (UK) IPA(key): /ˈdɪlɪdʒəns/
- Hyphenation: di‧li‧gence
- The stage-coach sense may be pronounced as in French.
- combination of carefulness and long-term effort (often used to refer to only one of these)
- carefulness, for example due diligence
- long-term effort, working hard, the qualities of a hard worker, including conscientiousness, determination, and perseverance
- A public stage-coach. (19th century, now used only in reference to France or other European countries including Great Britain.)
- (law, Scotland) The process by which persons, lands, or effects are seized for debt; process for enforcing the attendance of witnesses or the production of writings.
qualities of a hard worker, including conscientiousness, determination, perseverance
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