|1.||[ noun ] activity involved in maintaining something in good working order|
"he wrote the manual on car care"
|Related terms:||repair overhaul pump_priming camera_care scheduled_maintenance steam_fitting car_care save|
|2.||[ noun ] the act of sustaining life by food or providing a means of subsistence|
|Synonyms:||sustentation sustainment maintenance sustenance|
"they were in want of sustenance" "fishing was their main sustainment"
|Related terms:||support sustain|