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sustain
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Girl Interrupted
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sustain
Used in
Girl Interrupted
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  • Anyone who sustained a higher level for more than a few hours was put in seclusion.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • However, the patient may learn to make more wise choices for herself within the boundaries of her personality so that she is able to achieve a satisfactory dependent relationship if necessary which will sustain her for a long period of time.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: sustained by her faith
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