diligence

[n] - persevering determination to perform a task 2. [n] - conscientiousness in paying proper attention to a task
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Diligence

Dil'i·gence noun [ French diligence , Latin diligentia .] 1. The quality of being diligent; carefulness; careful attention; -- the opposite of negligence . 2. Interested and persevering application; devoted and painstaking effort to accomplish what is undertaken; ...
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Diligence

Di`li·gence' noun [ French] A four-wheeled public stagecoach, used in France.
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diligence

industriousness noun persevering determination to perform a task; `his diligence won him quick promotions`; `frugality and industry are still regarded as virtues`
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diligence

noun a diligent effort; `it is a job requiring serious application`
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Diligence

• (n.) A four-wheeled public stagecoach, used in France. • (n.) Process by which persons, lands, or effects are seized for debt; process for enforcing the attendance of witnesses or the production of writings. • (n.) Interested and persevering application; devoted and painstaking effort to accomplish what is undertaken; assiduity in ...
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diligence

large, four-wheeled, closed French stagecoach employed for long journeys. It was also used in England and was popular in both countries in the 18th ...
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diligence

diligence 1. Constant and earnest effort to accomplish what is undertaken; persistent application and endeavor; industry, assiduity. 2. Conscientiousness in paying proper attention to a task; that is, giving the degree of care required in a given situation. 3. Etymology: from Old French diligence, 'attention, care'; from Latin diligentia, 'attent...
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Diligence

Diligence is steadfast application, assiduousness and industry; the virtue of hard work. It is one of the seven heavenly virtues. Diligent behaviour is indicative of a work ethic; a belief that work is good in itself. ==Diligence in students== Bernard et al. suggest diligence in a student is defined as an effort he or she puts towards balanced and...
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Diligence

[Scots law] Diligence in Scots Law is a process; an execution. The term has several usages in legal proceedings involving creditors and debtors: The definition was taken from the source. ==Additional explanations== The Debtors (Scotland) Act 1838 (1 & 2 Vict. c. 114) amended Scots law relating to Diligence Against the Person. ==Sources and ...
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Diligence

The doing things in proper time.
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Diligence

n. A fair attempt, or reasonable care or attention to a matter which is good enough to avoid a negligence claim. For example: due diligence in a process server's attempt to locate someone.
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Diligence

A diligence was a French stage-coach. It was the national vehicle on the regular routes; had four wheels, two compartments, a deck, and a dickey; and was drawn by from four to seven horses.
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diligence

a public stagecoach
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Diligence

Reasonable care or attention to a matter.
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