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upkeep

noun aid, backing, care, caring, economic support, endowment, fosterage, life support, maintenance, nourishment, nurturance, operating costs, preservation, provision, relief, safekeeping, subsidization, subsidy, subsistence, support, support services, sustentation, total support, welfare
Associated concepts: maintenance
See also: alimony, assistance, conservation, maintenance, overhead, preservation, promotion, safekeeping, support, sustenance
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First, in addition to the household's upkeep effort, the principal, i.
Dikshit specifically asked the authorities to ensure proper upkeep of stadia, street lighting, signages, bus shelters, greenery, flyovers and foot overbridges.
It is an absolute disgrace theway this park is being ruined by the contractors responsible for its upkeep.
UPKEEP DEETS This softly swept style easily blends into longer lagers (think: low commitment).
I believe mima cost over pounds 800,000 this year in upkeep and this will increase over the years.
Until recent years, the upkeep of the buildings was considered to be the province of local tradesmen and not requiring professional officer input for any maintenance programme needs.
If your command has some additional best practices or ideas about staying safe during an availability or upkeep, send them to safe-afloat@navy.
Vicky Watson, spokeswoman for Halifax Pet Insurance, who did the survey, warned: "The cost of upkeep between different breeds can vary enormously.
Because of the high pressures associated with the procedure, upkeep can be a problem with the equipment, also.
As someone with a 15-year mortgage who is about to make my Sinai payment, I think you need to advise new homeowners to build plenty of flexibility into their budget for maintenance and upkeep.
Then there's upkeep and the workers needed to perform it.