sustain

Definitions

General English

General Science

  • verb to provide the necessary conditions for something
  • verb to continue doing something in spite of adverse circumstances or events

Food

  • noun
    (written as Sustain)
    an alliance campaigning for sustainable practices in food production and farming

Information & Library Science

  • verb to keep or maintain something for a length of time

Law

Medical

  • verb to keep, to support, to maintain something
  • verb to experience an injury
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