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rigid

(rĭ′jĭd) [L. rigidus]
Stiff, hard, unyielding.
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Instead, she finds herself feeling confined by the rigidness of Orthodox Law.
The overall result will be a product with a higher rigidness because of the calcium carbonate, and a higher flame retardancy because of the expandable graphite.
New agents may emerge with superior technology and the core competency of the incumbent in one technology may turn out as rigidness in another technology.
He is affirming a rigidness which is not really in the spirit of good faith negotiations.
Mr Singh's views suggest that in a party used to a multiplicity of voices and in which a wide range of views co- exist, the home minister's rigidness bordering on self- righteousness is not acceptable to all.
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the rigidness and crudeness of the Stalinist period, relative liberalisation in the 1960s, the stuffy stagnation period)--all these were reflected in the media;
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Without suffering from Adam, I would have missed an ocean of pain under the crust of anger, rigidness and aggression.
For these reasons, more and more slaves seeking refuge from the rigidness of English law found some solace in Spanish Florida to attain the liberty offered in St Augustine, and these slaves were ready and willing to convert to Christianity.
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But if the person is suffering from uncontrollable coughing and his or her sputum is green, yellow or black, earache, difficulty in breathing and muscle rigidness, they need immediate consultation.