Subsistency

Sub`sist´en`cy


n.1.Subsistence.
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The informal sector's role is to provide employment at low subsistency wages.
He will live in an overcrowded slum environment on a poverty level far below average subsistency. Yet, physically the burakumin are indistinguishable f rom other Japanese.
We need to diversify our agriculture towards self sufficiency subsistency.