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tol·er·ant

(tol'ĕr-ănt),
Having the property of tolerance.

tolerant

(tŏl′ər-ənt)
adj.
1. Able to withstand or endure an adverse environmental condition: plants tolerant of extreme heat.
2. Able to digest or metabolize a food, drug, or other substance or compound: people who are lactose tolerant.

tol′er·ant·ly adv.

tol·er·ant

(tol'ĕr-ănt)
Having the property of tolerance.

tolerant

Capable of enduring or withstanding drugs without experiencing ill effects.
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