Authenticity vs Durability - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between authenticity and durability

is that authenticity is the quality of being genuine or not corrupted from the original while durability is permanence by virtue of the power to resist stress or force.

authenticity

English

Noun

(en-noun)
  • The quality of being genuine or not corrupted from the original.
  • I hereby certify the authenticity of this copy.
  • Truthfulness of origins, attributions, commitments, sincerity, and intentions.
  • The authenticity of this painting is questionable.
  • (obsolete) The quality of being authentic (of established authority).
  • Synonyms

    * (quality of being genuine) genuineness

    Antonyms

    * (quality of not being genuine) phoniness; forgery; fakeness; bogosity

    durability

    English

    Noun

    (durabilities)
  • Permanence by virtue of the power to resist stress or force.