Significado de “subsistence” - Diccionario inglés

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subsistence en inglés británico

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subsistencenoun [ U ]

uk /səbˈsɪs.təns/ us /səbˈsɪs.təns/ formal

(Definición de subsistence de Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

subsistence en inglés americano

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subsistencenoun [ U ]

us /səbˈsɪs·təns/

what a person needs in order to stay alive:

Art satisfies a need beyond mere subsistence.
Palau’s economy is based on subsistence agriculture (= producing enough food to feed themselves).

(Definición de subsistence de Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

subsistence en inglés de negocios

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subsistencenoun [ U ]

/səbˈsɪstəns/ uk us ECONOMICS

the state of having what you need in order to stay alive, but no more:

Many people in the town feed their families by subsistence, an economic lifestyle characterized by living off the land.
Agricultural production is below subsistence level, leaving many dependent on emergency aid.
Many migrant workers are employed at little more than subsistence wages.
Maize is the national subsistence food in parts of South Africa.

(Definición de subsistence de Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)