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staff of life
bread, considered as the mainstay of the human diet.
staff of life definition
A basic staple food, such as bread, rice, or potatoes: “Rice is the staff of life in eastern
The American Heritage® New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition
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Man, in spite of his tendency towards mendacity, has a great respect for what he calls the truth....
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Although there is no universal agreement as to a definition of life, its biological manifestations...