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What is the difference between "constant" and "perpetual"?

He was bothered by the _______ bark of dogs in the neighborhood every night.


"constant" and "perpetual"
Which word should be used to fill in the blank? Why? What is the difference between them?

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    In this context they can both be used as they are synonyms. However the two should not be confused if talking in a scientific or mathematical context, e.g. a mathematical constant.

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