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sustain
used in Black: The Birth of Evil

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1  —3 uses as in:
sustained through the ages
Definition
to continue through time
  • You do remember a report three months ago about unsustainable mutations of the vaccine.
    Prologue (76% in)
  • Our contact said the mutations were unsustainable and died out in minutes.
    Prologue (77% in)
  • Suffice it to say there is no way Thomas Hunter could have known that the Raison Vaccine was subject to unsustainable mutations.
    Prologue (96% in)

There are no more uses of "sustain" flagged with this meaning in Black: The Birth of Evil.

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  • A long, sustained note that poured grief into the canyon like molten lead.
    Chapter 34 (48% in)
  • You do know it's capable of mutating, because according to our internal sources, it also mutates at a lower heat, but the mutations never could sustain themselves for more than a generation or two.
    Chapter 27 (17% in)
  • So the mutation is sustained even when the temperatures come down?
    Chapter 31 (70% in)
  • Will the wood there sustain an explosion?
    Chapter 33 (13% in)
  • If Tom wasn't mistaken, some color had returned to their skin, and the cuts they had sustained during their argument were not as red.
    Chapter 34 (31% in)

There are no more uses of "sustain" in Black: The Birth of Evil.

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