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stiffness / rigidez
stiffness   [ˈstɪfnɪs]   -noun
1. (=rigidness)
a. [of card, paper, chair, collar, fabric]   rigidez (f),   dureza (f)
b. [of boots, brush]   dureza (f)
2. (=firmness)
a. [of paste, mixture]   lo compacto,   consistencia (f)
3. (physiology)
a. [of joints, muscles, limbs]   entumecimiento (m),   agarrotamiento (m)
b. [of fingers]   agarrotamiento (m)
·stiffness in or of the neck
tortícolis feminine (sometimes masculine)
·the stiffness you feel after exercise
·las agujetas que sientes despuénoun de hacer ejercicio
4. (=unresponsiveness)
a. [of door, drawer, lock]   dificultad (f) en abrirse
5. (=coldness, formality)
a. [of smile, bow, atmosphere, person, manner]   frialdad (f)
6. (=toughness)
a. [of climb, test]   dificultad (f)
b. [of penalty, sentence, fine]   severidad (f)
c. [of resistance]   tenacidad (f)
d. [of opposition, competition]   dureza (f)
7. (=strength)
a. [of breeze]   fuerza (f)
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