Sustenance

Definition of Sustenance

Sus´te`nance
n.1.The act of sustaining; support; maintenance; subsistence; as, the sustenance of the body; the sustenance of life.
2.That which supports life; food; victuals; provisions; means of living; as, the city has ample sustenance.
For lying is thy sustenance, thy food.
- Milton.

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