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Careful and persistent work or effort,
  1. A public stagecoach

  1. conscientiousness in paying proper attention to a task; giving the degree of care required in a given situation
  2. persevering determination to perform a task; "his diligence won him quick promotions"; "frugality and industry are still regarded as virtues"
  3. application: a diligent effort; "it is a job requiring serious application"
  4. Diligence is a zealous and careful nature in one's actions and work, exemplified by a decisive work ethic, budgeting of one's time, monitoring one's own activities to guard against laziness, and putting forth full concentration in one's work. Diligence is usually promoted in work places. ...
  5. A stagecoach is a type of four-wheeled closed coach for passengers and goods, strongly sprung and drawn by four horses, usually four-in-hand. ...
  6. conscientiousness or determination or perseverance when doing something; One of the seven contrary virtues, opposite the vice of sloth; A public stage-coach. (19th century, now used only in reference to France or other European countries including Great Britain.)
  7. As it pertains to onus, is a legal concept. Within the context of this policy, it is closely associated with the concept of fairness and is the foundation of good adjudication. Diligence is defined as careful and persistent effort. ...
  8. Action taken towards the perfection of a conditional water right.
  9. Diligence is working hard and doing your absolute best. You take special care by doing things step by step. Diligence helps you to get things done with excellence and enthusiasm. Diligence leads to success.
  10. Procedure for enforcing decree against debtors; Process for procuring the recovery of writings from an opponent or third party; or Process for obtaining the evidence of witnesses before a commissioner.
  11. This term applies to the various procedures available to compel people to do things backed by authority of the court and with penalties for failure to comply.
  12. If our faith is real, it will be evident in our faithful behaviour. If people are diligent in Christian growth, they won't backslide or be deceived by false teachers. Growth is essential. It begins with faith and culminates in love for others. ...
  13. Diligence is the Scottish name for methods of enforcing unpaid debts under decrees of the Scottish Court.Housing Benefit - Housing Benefit is available to help people who are on low incomes to pay their rent. ...
  14. The legal process of enforcing the repayment of debts by methods such as arrestment, attachment and inhibition. Following issue of a decree, a Sheriff Officer or Messenger-at-Arms may be instructed to enforce the Court’s decision.
  15. Vigilant activity; attentiveness; or care, of which there are infinite shades, from the slightest momentary thought to the most vigilant anxiety. Attentive and persistent in doing a thing; steadily applied; active; sedulous; laborious; unremitting; untiring. ...
  16. (virya, jing-jin): Exertion, perseverance, effort, energy. One of the six paramitas and one of the eight fundamental right views of cultivation.
  17. Sticking with something; persistence.
  18. Working hard to accomplish my tasks
  19. Various forms of legal process taken by creditors to enforce repayment of overdue debts.
  20. hard work; steady effort