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upkeep

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈʌpkiːp/ PROPERTY
the cost or process of keeping something, such as a building, in good condition: The upkeep of larger old properties is very expensive. Farepayers paid €4.8 billion for the upkeep of the rail network last year.
Translations of “upkeep”
in Spanish mantenimiento…
in French entretien…
in German die Instandhaltung(-skosten, pl.)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 維修費, 保養費…
in Russian содержание, уход…
in Turkish bakım, ihtimam, ilgilenme…
in Chinese (Simplified) 维修费, 保养费…
in Polish utrzymanie…
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