[hahrd-wair-ing] /ˈhɑrdˈwɛər ɪŋ/
resistant to extensive wear; durable:
a pair of hardwearing jeans.
resilient, durable, and tough
noun 1. a wheat, as durum wheat, characterized by flinty, dark-colored kernels that yield a flour used in making bread, macaroni, etc. noun 1. a type of wheat with hard kernels, yielding a strong flour and used for bread, macaroni, etc
- Hardwick hall
/ˈhɑːdwɪk/ noun 1. an Elizabethan mansion near Chesterfield in Derbyshire: built 1591–97 for Elizabeth, Countess of Shrewsbury (Bess of Hardwick)
[hahrd-wahyuh rd] /ˈhɑrdˈwaɪərd/ adjective 1. Computers. 2. (of electrical or electronic components) connected by hardwiring. 3. pertaining to or being an intrinsic and relatively unmodifiable behavior pattern: Every cricket has a hard-wired pattern of chirps. adjective 1. (of a circuit or instruction) permanently wired into a computer, replacing separate software 2. (of human behaviour) innate; […]
[hahrd-wahyuh r-ing] /ˈhɑrdˈwaɪər ɪŋ/ noun 1. a fixed connection between electrical and electronic components and devices by means of wires (as distinguished from a wireless connection). 2. Computers. a hard-wired connection between electronic components within a computer system.