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Definitions of diligent:
  • adjective:   quietly and steadily persevering especially in detail or exactness
    Example: "A diligent (or patient) worker"
  • adjective:   characterized by care and perseverence in carrying out tasks
    Example: "A diligent detective investigates all clues"

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