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Dictionary entry overview: What does sustentation mean?
• SUSTENTATION (noun)
The noun SUSTENTATION has 1 sense:
1. the act of sustaining life by food or providing a means of subsistence
Familiarity information: SUSTENTATION used as a noun is very rare.
Dictionary entry details
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The act of sustaining life by food or providing a means of subsistence
Nouns denoting acts or actions
they were in want of sustenance / fishing was their main sustainment
Hypernyms ("sustentation" is a kind of...):
support (the activity of providing for or maintaining by supplying with money or necessities)
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