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Meaning of RESILIENCE

Pronunciation:  ri'zilyuns

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the physical property of a material that can return to its original shape or position after deformation that does not exceed its elastic limit
  2. [n]  an occurrence of rebounding or springing back
 

RESILIENCE is a 10 letter word that starts with R.

 

 Synonyms: resiliency, resiliency
 
 See Also: backlash, elasticity, rebound, recoil, repercussion

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Re*sil"i*ence\ (r?-z?l"?-ens), Resiliency
 
Glossary
 
 Definition: the ability of an ecosystem to undergo change while still maintaining its basic elements or relationships.
 

 

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