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subsistence
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

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what is minimally needed to survive; or the condition of minimally surviving
  • It was a poor subsistence that she had ensured, but it would afford a shelter for the winter at any rate.
    5 — The Woman Pays (74% in)

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