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Synonyms for robust

characterized by marked muscular development; powerfully built

Synonyms for robust

sturdy and strong in form, constitution, or construction

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marked by richness and fullness of flavor

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strong enough to withstand or overcome intellectual challenges or adversity

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rough and crude

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References in classic literature ?
He looked more robust, had let his whiskers grow, but was still the same graceful creature, whose face and figure were even more striking from their softness and nobility than their beauty.
The gentle apostle grasped his arm with brotherly care; and behind them, his hands in his pockets, the robust Ossipon yawned vaguely.
Of the robust Ossipon, in whose presence she always felt uneasy behind an attitude of stony reserve, she said nothing whatever.
The robust redhorse remained in obscurity and unknown to scientists for over 100 years, until Georgia Department of Natural Resources (Georgia DNR) biologists captured an adult robust redhorse in Georgia's Oconee River in 1991.
As diverse as these challenges are, so are the solutions that start to take shape in the ROBUST project: IT Innovation progresses with an application allowing to model and monitor the various risks a community owner might be facing (experts leaving or exchanges becoming unproductive), Polecat is working on visual metaphors to provide a quick insight into the health of a community while the University of Koblenz is investigating whether and how patterns of agreement and disagreement among participants correlate with their observed participation.
Researchers previously suggested that the two lineages could coexist because early Homo species were increasingly eating meat, while robust australopithecines were vegetarians.
With Ditech's SX-24 and SX-30, telephone operators can literally swap-out their legacy cancellers overnight and have robust voice quality enhancement on every voice circuit the next day.
Though SAN is clearly a robust technology at this stage in its development, it lacks the ease of use inherent with the NAS appliances.
While Japan boasted robust growth - almost 4 percent in 1996 - its economy stagnated from 1990 to 1995 and it seems likely that 1996 was a temporary rebound from a long period of mediocre performance.
Robust process engineering is a method of dealing with both the systematic effects of changing inputs and random noise.
Following this trend there is a growing need for robust statistics in medical research.
About Robust Resources Ltd Robust Resources Limited is engaged in the discovery, exploration and development of precious and base metal mineral deposits in Indonesia and the Philippines.
Network Appliance and eScene will collaborate on sales and marketing activities to deliver this robust solution to the enterprise market.
Researchers usually view the robust australopithecines as a dead-end lineage comprising three species--one in South Africa and two in East Africa--that lived between 2.
The statistical models enable their designs to be more robust and meet performance specifications across environmental corners.