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the process or activity of providing an establishment, machine, person, etc., with necessary or proper maintenance, repairs, support, or the like:
The machine's faulty operation shows that no one has attended to its upkeep.
the total sum of the costs or expenses for this.
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We now plan to charge a nominal fee for use and use the funds for maintenance,
and for electricity and bandwidth.
It wasn't the architecture, it was the maintenance and
of the buildings themselves.
We provide building maintenance and
at our county facilities to ensure a clean and functional environment.
The result is the look of nature without the
of a whole pond ecosystem.
The decline in social organization may have made the
of public buildings a difficult economic and political endeavor.
Several companies and organizations contribute to its
By no means, however, are corporate reports respecting property
always on the wrong side of the ledger.
But he knows that such ideals cannot survive without power, and that power requires careful
The initial cost is negligible, the
-a drop of water every three days-even more so.
Nerds are instrumental in the
of state of the art technological civilization.
British Dictionary definitions for
the act or process of keeping something in good repair, esp over a long period; maintenance
the cost of maintenance
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