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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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The life cycles of the equipment are so short and the new technologies expanding so fast that the distinction between upkeep and renewal is less significant though still useful.
Neighbours said the student disagreed with her boyfriend over the upkeep of the child aged 15 months.
Upkeep is the only mobile- first Enterprise Asset Management (EAM)/Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) tool in the market.
This figure does not include all costs involved in the upkeep of this hugely wealthy family, local policing and security, for example, when they are on a royal visit.
We can only assume the recession is starting to affect owners who until now were able to afford these expensive dogs and their upkeep."
Often flats in blocks are sold on a leasehold basis with the freehold owned by a management company that is responsible for the upkeep of these shared areas.
To pay for its upkeep, the Vulcan To the Sky Trust, which was behind the pounds 7m restoration bid, had hoped to find a long-term sponsor.
Roberts' letter (ECHO, Jan 6) 'Park Paradise.' It's nice to see a family enjoying a day out together in the park and I hope they had a very good time, but I beg to differ in the praise given to Liverpool council and the upkeep of the parks.Once again you hear people are enjoying the environs of Calderstones Park.
"Auto Upkeep: Basic Car Care, Maintenance, And Repair" by car care experts Michael and Linda Gray is a complete 'how to' guide on every aspect of maintaining and repairing an automobile.
The upkeep of the flowers is a team effort with Nigel Woodward of Mayswood Garage providing his fire engine to water the plants and other volunteers who also help with their upkeep.
While HUD did not comply with all of AU's advice, the new agency regulations, at least on their face, ensure that public dollars won't be funding repair and upkeep of churches.