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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.
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The wheels, the steel shafts and the pedals form a unified whole, which provides sturdiness and strength.
The marriage works rather well offering smooth softness but surprisingly restrained bitterness given the sturdiness of its overall profile.
The M240 steel sticks boast several design features that add sturdiness and support, including a stackable, single-tube design with double-sided angle steps.
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The architecture of the cafe also reportedly utilized the mechanics of the bucket arch (Dougong in Chinese) structure, a system of brackets unique to traditional Chinese architecture, to provide sturdiness for the building.
To ensure the sturdiness of the system, E-con Systems has designed a flexible 30cm micro-coaxial cable with connector locks at both ends.
The hard shell SafariLaminate thermoformed construction ensures sturdiness, and they're designed to maintain their shape.
One of 14 products to be honoured out of the tens of thousands displayed at this year's CES, the award stems from the NEXO's 370-mile range offering the same level of sturdiness as a petrol-powered engine along with the fact that its only tailpipe emission is water.
Speaking on the occasion, Hany Ubaid, director of SUVs at Abdul Latif Jameel Motors, said: "The Land Cruiser Prado 2018 is here to keep up with the future with more strength and sturdiness, alongside a number of futuristic and technological features that make it one of the leading midsize SUVs in the world."