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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishstaminastam‧i‧na /ˈstæmənə/ ●○○ noun [uncountable]  STRONG PERSONphysical or mental strength that lets you continue doing something for a long time without getting tired You need stamina to be a long-distance runner. Elaine has the stamina and the determination to succeed.
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staminaThe therapeutic pool helped patients build strength and stamina, while the warm saltwater relaxed their muscles.Hauling five-gallon buckets of water and toiling up to five hours in the sun required the strength and stamina of a linebacker.exercises to increase your strength and staminaHe has based his game on the prime virtues of line and length, backed by great stamina.Over a mile, the only sensible way to ride Pendero was to use his stamina, not hold him up.Climbing back up the one in 4 gradient requires extraordinary reserves of stamina as well.Biscoe is a saxophone virtuoso of great lyricism, passion, stamina, and considerable versatility.Brooks just doesn't have the stamina to play the whole game.
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