Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)
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Subsistence (Page: 1436)
Sub*sist"ence (?), n.
Not only the things had subsistence, but the very images were of some creatures existing. Stillingfleet.
His viceroy could only propose to himself a comfortable subsistence out of the plunder of his province. Addison.