longevity longevity  /lɔn ˈdʒɛ və ti/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) duration of service
  2. (n) the property of being long-lived

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Another more complicated possibility for women's longevity is that women have two X chromosomes, while men have one.
  2. The most important genetic factor in longevity is no mystery.
  3. He thinks the longevity results are because Colorado residents have active lifestyles, low smoking rates and the lowest-in-the-nation numbers for obesity.

News

  1. Home Care Assistance Clients Thrive with the Balanced Care Method

    The company announces its proprietary, research-based approach to care is helping to change the way seniors age by promoting healthy longevity. Home Care Assistance also recently published a cookbook, Comfort Foods: A Healthy Twist on Classic Favorites, which provides healthy, tasty alternatives to traditional dishes, such as “fried chicken” baked with a corn flake crust. (PRWeb June 17, 2013 ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. For Heat, it's about survival, nothing more | Video

    At this point, it is about longevity, nothing more.        
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Sun-Sentinel

  3. For Heat, it's about survival, nothing more

    At this point, it is about longevity, nothing more.        
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Chicago Tribune

Quotes

  • "I would like to offer my congratulations to Barry Bonds on becoming baseball's career home run leader. It is a great accomplishment which required skill, longevity and determination," Aaron said. "Throughout the past century, the home run...
    on Aug 7, 2007 By: Hank Aaron Source: USA Today

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