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a food allowance for one day

The meaning of the word ration is a food allowance for one day.

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epicureanof or relating to Epicurus or Epicureanism
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outmodednot being in style
oustto remove from or dispossess of property or position by legal action, by force, or by the compulsion of necessity
infamoushaving a reputation of the worst kind : notoriously evil
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stealtha cautious, unobtrusive, and secretive way of moving or proceeding intended to avoid detection
controvertto dispute or oppose by reasoning
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