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,   (U.S.)   vigor         
1    exuberant and resilient strength of body or mind; vitality  
2    substantial effective energy or force  
the vigour of the tempest     
3    forcefulness; intensity  
I was surprised by the vigour of her complaints     
4    the capacity for survival or strong healthy growth in a plant or animal  
hybrid vigour     
5    the most active period or stage of life, manhood, etc.; prime  
6      (Chiefly U.S.)   legal force or effectiveness; validity (esp. in the phrase in vigour)  
     (C14: from Old French vigeur, from Latin vigor activity, from vigere to be lively)  
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