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Overview of noun rigor

The noun rigor has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (2) asperity, grimness, hardship, rigor, rigour, severity, severeness, rigorousness, rigourousness

(something hard to endure; "the asperity of northern winters")

2. cogency, validity, rigor, rigour

(the quality of being valid and rigorous)

3. severity, severeness, harshness, rigor, rigour, rigorousness, rigourousness, inclemency, hardness, stiffness

(excessive sternness; "severity of character"; "the harshness of his punishment was inhuman"; "the rigors of boot camp")

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