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Sustentation

Sus`ten`ta´tion
n.1.The act of sustaining, or the state of being sustained; preservation from falling; support; sustenance; maintenance.
2.(Physiol.) The aggregate of the functions by which a living organism is maintained in a normal condition of weight and growth.
Sustentation fund
(Eccl.) a fund of a religious body for support of its ministers, chapels, etc.; as, the sustentation fund of the Free Church of Scotland.
Noun1.sustentation - the act of sustaining life by food or providing a means of subsistence; "they were in want of sustenance"; "fishing was their main sustainment"
maintenance, support, sustainment, sustenance, upkeep
Browse
Sussex
Sussex spaniel
Sussex University
Sustain
sustainability
Sustainable
Sustained
Sustainer
sustaining pedal
sustaining program
Sustainment
Sustaltic
Sustenance
Sustentacle
Sustentacular
Sustentate
-- Sustentation --
Sustentation fund
Sustentative
Sustentative functions
Sustention
Suster
Susu
Susurrant
susurrate
Susurration
Susurringly
Susurrous
Susurrus
SUT
Sutherland
Sutile
Sutler
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