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supporting, sustaining, or enabling life
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imparting, or having the ability to impart, life or vitality; invigorating; vitalizing.
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|Adj.||1.||life-giving - giving or having the power to give life and spirit; "returning the life-giving humus to the land"- Louis Bromfield; "life-giving love and praise"; "the vitalizing rays of the warming sun"|
invigorating - imparting strength and vitality; "the invigorating mountain air"
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adjective activating, stimulating, animating, quickening, enlivening, invigorating, livening, vitalizing, inspiriting It is here that life-giving oxygen is fed to the cells.
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