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subsist

verb

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to have life
  • a love that was as great as any that ever did subsist

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The first known use of subsist was in 1549

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“Subsist.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/subsist. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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