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in perpetuity


  1. for ever


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= for ever, for good, permanently, for keeps (informal), for all time, for eternity, for always

Example Sentences Including 'in perpetuity'

They were bound together in perpetuity , his fate now in her hands.
Mark Mills AMAGANSETT (2004)
I have come, sir, to offer you -- through him -- the opportunity to secure in perpetuity all trading rights on the Irrawaddy River in Burma.
Leasor, James Tank of Serpents
The total sums involved run into crores of rupees, the equivalent of several million pounds sterling, every year in perpetuity.
Leasor, James Tank of Serpents


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