Persist

Persist is a Java-based ORM/DAO tool. It provides only the minimal amount of functionalities necessary to map objects or maps from database queries and to statement parameters. Persist works around a java.sql.Connection object. This means that it does not care about customer query languages (it uses plain SQL with placeholders, as PreparedStatemen...
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Persist

• (v. i.) To stand firm; to be fixed and unmoved; to stay; to continue steadfastly; especially, to continue fixed in a course of conduct against opposing motives; to persevere; -- sometimes conveying an unfavorable notion, as of doggedness or obstinacy.
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persist

[Verb] To continue.
Example: The heavy rain will persist throughout the night.
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Persist

Per·sist' intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Persisted ; present participle & verbal noun Persisting .] [ Latin persistere ; per + sistere to stand or be fixed, from stare to stand: confer French pe...
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persist

continue to exist
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persist

continue to exist
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persist

persist 1. To keep carrying on, to continue steadily or obstinately despite problems, difficulties, or obstacles. 2. To be obstinately repetitious, insistent, or tenacious. 3. To hold firmly and steadfastly to a purpose, state, or undertaking despite obstacles, warnings, or setbacks. 4. To continue being widely believed or accepted despite evide...
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Persist

When a creature with persist is put into a graveyard from the battlefield, if it had no -1/-1 counters on it, it is returned to the battlefield under its owner's control with a -1/-1 counter on it. Persist appears in Shadowmoor and Eventide.
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persist

[v] - stay behind
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