subsistence

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

subsistence

noun

Definition of SUBSISTENCE

1
the fact of being or of being real <believes in the subsistence of a soul as a separate entity from the body>
2
uninterrupted or lasting existence <the subsistence of the patient's infection, even after the use of antibiotics, had the doctors puzzled>
Near Antonyms abridgment (or abridgement), curtailment, cutback, shortening

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