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subsistence
used in The Poisonwood Bible

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Definition
what is minimally needed to survive; or the condition of minimally surviving
  • We're also trying to keep open the agricultural extension program, training former rubber workers to subsistence farming.
    Book 5 — Exodus (40% in)

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