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sturdy

(stûr′dē)
adj. stur·dier, stur·diest
Having or showing rugged physical strength or robust health: a sturdy lifeguard; a sturdy build.
n.
See gid.

stur′di·ly adv.
stur′di·ness n.

sturdy

neurological disease in sheep caused by the pressure of a Taenia multiceps metacestode. Called also gid.
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3-litre diesel unit, unsurprisingly, isn't that hot but it can sturdily strut its stuff even with four on board and is more responsive than you would expect.
QUITE pricey, but it's sturdily built while still being light to carry and easy to manoeuvre.
Certain 'traditional' choices have remained sturdily popular through the years, with no shortage of 'James', 'John', 'Sarah', and 'Sophies', making their way on to the short-list.
This 287-page compendium of superbly illustrated information is a sturdily bound pocket size that is highly portable and the perfect companion to take along to either museum visits or traveling to on-site locations.
The game board is sturdily constructed, measuring approximately 15 cm by 15 cm, with the 18 pieces contained in a clear plastic case.
They defend sturdily in numbers and just because they can't qualify doesn't mean they'll want to subside meekly.
The volume is sturdily bound and lies agreeably flat when opened.
But despite the hard plastics, everything feels sturdily bolted together and the design is modern and stylish.
She sturdily adapted to rife in the North, even giving birth to two children in the mission house, with only her husband for help.
The book is handsomely designed, carefully edited, and sturdily produced for the constant use it will receive from undergraduates and beginning graduate students.
To ensure that the machine is sturdily built, Wycoff suggests that recyclers examine the welds to see if they meet their standards.
The DVDs are packaged two to a pair of sturdily packaged cases and are accompanied by two print volumes of the lecture's text.