English edit

Etymology edit

persist +‎ -er

Noun edit

persister (plural persisters)

  1. Something that persists
  2. (biology) Any organism that survives a period of extreme conditions, such as winter or is tolerant of normal antibiotics

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French edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Latin persistere.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /pɛʁ.sis.te/
  • (file)

Verb edit


  1. to persist

Conjugation edit

Descendants edit

  • Romanian: persista

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